The New Door Ambassadors Council is a passionate group of professionals committed to increasing awareness of New Door’s mission in service to opportunity youth throughout the Bay Area.
Ambassador Council members are committed to utilizing their professional skills and networks to amplify New Door’s community-building, fundraising initiatives, and operational efficiency.

Key Responsibilities


Participate in executing New Door events and activities in collaboration with youth, staff, and fellow council members.


Increase awareness of the issues facing opportunity youth at New Door through presentations and partnerships in the Bay Area.

Creativity and Innovation

Utilize your skills and talents to further New Door's mission and strategic plan.


Meet other professionals in the Bay Area and engage in meaningful service to opporuntunity youth.

Ambassador Benefits

- Join a community of Bay Area professionals
- Opportunities for in-person networking activities and socials
- Advance economic mobility for opportunity youth

Ready to become an

For more information and to receive an application.

Ambassador Council

Tiffany Smith
Project Director at C.A.R.E Consulting Group
Ambassador Council Co-Chair

Declan Jones
High Education Strategy Consultant at Hunan
Ambassador Council Co-Chair

Somiah Handy
Assistant Director of Community Relations at UCSF
Ambassador Council Event Chair

Lillian Chen
Program Manager at Blue Shield of CA
Ambassador Council Engagement Co-Chair

Kevin (Yutong) Zhao
Strategy Associate at ZS
Ambassador Council Engagement Co-Chair

Dr. Antonio Martinez
Educational Opportunity Program Director at CSU East Bay

Alastair Robinson
Environmental Technology Researcher at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab.

Greg Matthews
Director, Anacapa Partners

Ernest Gustave
Engineering at Applied Intuition

Mathuri Vasudev
Technical Program Manager LinkedIn

Vivek Karun
Consultant at McKinsey

Trinity Wilson
Director of Upward Bound at Cosumnes River College