Lily Ploski, Board Advisor, is an education advocate and leader in the field of public education for more than 20 years working to expand the education and workforce development pipeline. She has served as a professional expert for federal, state, county, and regional planning committees and has experience working with non-profit agencies and K-12, community colleges, and four-year universities. Working to break down barriers for low income students as well as learning about diversity, inclusion, and equity practices are her passion and lead her decisions to serve the community. She is currently working at University of California, Berkeley Cal Alumni Association. Lily holds an A.A. in Liberal Arts from Diablo Valley College, a B.A. in Women’s Studies from U.C. Berkeley, a M.A. in Student Personnel Administration from Teachers College, Columbia University, an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from School of Education, California State University, Fullerton, and M.A. in Health Education from John F. Kennedy University.