Board of Directors

Joseph Rando – President – Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University

Julie Evans – Senior Manager, Assurance Services, KraftCPAs PLLC

Sara Pérez Barrett – Branch Manager, UBS


Christine Andrews, M.Ed. – Executive Director, Learning Matters, Inc.

Kerry Price – Chief Strategy Officer, Bass Berry & Sims

Stephanie Durman – Senior Associate Counsel at, TN Dept of Environment and Conservation

Associate Board – Launching July 2021

The Learning Matters Associate Board is a group of emerging leaders, age 23-35, who dedicate their own time, talents, networks, and resources to raise awareness and support for the work and mission of Learning Matters. The role of an Associate Board member carries with it the responsibility to serve as a committed supporter and thoughtful advocate for Learning Matters. Additional information is explained in our Assoc. Board packet.  Associate Board Overview

Advisory Board

Heather Sisemore – Affiliate Broker/REALTOR®, Parks Real Estate Services

Betsy Sloan – Project Coordinator, First Grade Math Project, Vanderbilt University