Juan Pablo Martinez
Director, Alumni Collective Impact
As Director of Alumni Collective Impact, Juan Pablo develops the structures and means by which alumni can connect and spread knowledge and innovative learning so that they can work together to create a significant impact in systems change.
Juan Pablo is originally from Ecuador and received a Bachelor of Organizational Psychology from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador in Quito. He kicked off his career working for CHH Moore Stephens, leading projects in organizational development and talent acquisition. After 5 years as a professional recruiter, Juan Pablo knew he wanted to utilize his skills in connecting talent with opportunity for greater impact in his community. In 2013, he co-founded Enseña Ecuador (Teach For Ecuador) as a part of the Teach For All Network. In his 5 years with Enseña Ecuador, he developed and managed the team’s approach to talent, eventually serving as the National Human Talent Coordinator.
After relocating to the United States in 2017 to earn his Master of Education in Organizational Leadership, Juan Pablo joined the TFA Nashville-Chattanooga team as the Coordinator, Regional Operations in 2018. He then transitioned to working with regional alumni in 2019, leading team efforts in alumni connectivity and engagement. Juan Pablo also serves as a board member of the Tennessee Educators of Color Alliance and aspires to support alumni in partnering with communities to lead toward equity.