Our Staff

Our team is made up of qualified, dedicated, experienced people who are committed to making a difference in the lives of underserved youth. If you have an inquiry for an Explore Austin staff member, please contact us at [email protected].

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Kathleen Schneeman



James Faerber

Program Director


Laura Nettleton

Director of Development


Rebecca Birkholz

Administrative Manager


Keenan McDonald

Program Manager

Gabrielle Bland

Brittny Stromme

Program & Community Coordinator

Gabrielle Bland

Grace Davis

Program & Evaluation Coordinator

Gabrielle Bland

Travis Neal

Gear and Logistics Specialist

Gabrielle Bland

Sophia Cantor

Social Media Coordinator

Gabrielle Bland

Sydney Wingate

AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer & Alumni Coordinator