Ernest Esparza

Ernest Esparza is an organizational leader who specializes in engagement. Authentic relationship building is the driver that guides his work. Whether it’s curating networking events, hosting and preparing panels, and developing future leaders, Ernest focuses on creating spaces that allow one to be their true self. He currently works for the KIPP Foundation as part of the Alumni Impact team. He also runs an alumni-led high school mentorship program focused on developing students’ leadership skills. He sits on KIPP NYC’s Leadership Council managing external relations and partnerships. Lastly, Ernest created his own networking platform called “The Follow Up” focused on developing the art of authentic networking through workshop activities.

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