Jorge Villacinda joins XPRIZE with 18 years of experience in the non-profit sector. He is responsible for the management of the XPRIZE facility as well as supporting the administration team.
Prior to joining XPRIZE, Mr. Villacinda worked for a charter management company, where he operated directly with the charter districts in obtaining funding for local school district and out of state clients. Mr. Villacinda also offered support to the CEO of the charter organization with school petition and submission of time sensitive documents to state, Los Angeles County of Education and to Los Angeles Unified School District. Mr. Villacinda delivered high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing expense reports and supporting the Human Resources Department.
In addition, Mr. Villacinda was responsible for the operations of the after school program for seven charter schools. Duties included being in compliance with California’s After School Education & Safety Program (ASES) requirements by submitting documentation with student data and other critical information. In operating this program, Mr. Villacinda energetically staffed and manage over 120 employees daily. He worked directly with the program leaders and coordinators with curriculum development and classroom management.Mr. Villacinda holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies with the option of Directed Elementary Subject Matter Teacher Preparation degree from California State University, Los Angeles.