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Jan 16, 2020, 12:00 ET College Futures Foundation Adds Director of Public Policy and Senior Program Officer to Team

College Futures Foundation welcomes Director of Public Policy Ria Sengupta Bhatt and Senior Program Officer April Yee to its staff. For more than 15...


Oct 24, 2019, 11:00 ET New College Futures Report: 144K Qualified Students Annually Will Be Turned Away from California Colleges & Universities

About 144,000 college-ready students will be turned away annually from California's four-year higher education institutions by 2030—double the number ...


Oct 02, 2019, 18:04 ET Linda Oubré Joins College Futures Board of Directors

College Futures Foundation welcomes Whittier College President Dr. Linda Oubré to its board of directors. Oubré, a native of Los Angeles with...


Jan 15, 2019, 16:30 ET Governor Newsom Names Higher Education Advisor Lande Ajose, Economic Advisor Lenny Mendonca

College Futures Foundation congratulates Dr. Lande Ajose, our longtime grantee partner, on her appointment as Governor Newsom's Senior Advisor on...


Dec 18, 2018, 13:00 ET Elizabeth González Joins College Futures Foundation as Chief Program & Strategy Officer

College Futures Foundation has appointed Elizabeth González as its Chief Program and Strategy Officer. González is a strategist, philanthropic...


Dec 13, 2017, 12:00 ET New Report Reveals Pressing Need to Pay for Building Maintenance at California's Public Colleges and Universities

The debate about how much it will cost to ensure that California's public higher education systems can meet all students' needs often focuses on the...


Nov 15, 2017, 13:00 ET Counting Past Each Other: New Report From College Futures Foundation

Recent public opinion research shows an alarming trend of rising public mistrust of our nation's colleges and universities—a mistrust sparked by...


Oct 17, 2017, 14:00 ET Public Higher Education Finance Reform Will Be Challenging but Necessary Says Range of Experts, Voters in New Study

California is in the grip of a paradox – a college education has never been more important to have, but has never felt harder to get. With more...


Aug 25, 2017, 14:00 ET Monica Lozano to Lead College Futures Foundation

Monica Lozano, a widely respected leader with strong experience in the realms of business, news media, philanthropy, and education, has been named...


Jan 24, 2017, 13:00 ET Report Finds That Higher Education Finance Problems Limit Student Opportunity and Threaten California's Future

A new report from College Futures Foundation calls for comprehensive changes to address systemic problems in the way that California funds, budgets...


Dec 14, 2016, 03:42 ET Julia Lopez to Retire as President & CEO of College Futures Foundation

After eight years as President & CEO of College Futures Foundation, Julia I. Lopez has announced that she will retire at the end of June 2017. Since...


Apr 25, 2016, 11:00 ET Kendall Guthrie Joins College Futures Foundation As Chief Learning Officer

College Futures Foundation announced the appointment of Kendall Guthrie as Chief Learning Officer. As a member of senior management, she will head...


Nov 05, 2015, 11:00 ET Shawn Whalen Joins College Futures Staff as Senior Program Officer

College Futures Foundation announced the appointment of Shawn Whalen as Senior Program Officer. Shawn brings extensive experience in higher education ...


May 11, 2015, 01:18 ET Orville Jackson Joins College Futures Staff as Senior Policy & Research Officer

College Futures Foundation announced the appointment of Orville Jackson as Senior Policy & Research Officer. An education researcher with more than...


Apr 20, 2015, 01:23 ET Lenny Mendonca and Willa Seldon join College Futures Foundation Board of Directors

College Futures Foundation—formerly College Access Foundation of California—announced the appointment of Lenny Mendonca, director emeritus of...


Mar 18, 2015, 10:00 ET Higher Education Policy Expert Jane Wellman joins College Futures Foundation as Senior Advisor

College Futures Foundation—formerly College Access Foundation of California—announced the appointment of Jane Wellman as senior advisor to the...


Mar 16, 2015, 02:11 ET Brighter Vision Behind the College Futures Foundation Name and Look

College Access Foundation of California is pleased to announce that it is now College Futures Foundation. The foundation has changed its name to...