Rosemary Paredes supports the national team as the Deputy Director of Operations. Prior to joining Lighthouse, Rosemary was the founding Associate Operations Manager for The Equity Project Charter School - Early Childhood Campus, Business Manager at The Equity Project Charter School - Middle School Campus, and a Flight Attendant for Jetblue Airways. Rosemary is extremely passionate about community building and reforming current educational policies. Rosemary plans to empower Black and Brown youth, through her work in education management, to unlock their potential as the next generation of leaders. In her free time, Rosemary enjoys traveling the world and experiencing new adventures.