Karla Lopez is caring, optimistic, and compassionate in every aspect of life. Karla is Education Team Leader at The Concilio. She promotes active Parent Involvement and Student Success in the Program Parents Advocating of Student Excellence implemented in schools year-round. She holds great areas of expertise in both the non-profit sector and Early Childhood Education Development. Karla’s philanthropy proudly represents her minority Hispanic community because she understands how challenging life is in a different country with barriers of language and education transcriptions, but with tenacity everything is possible in life. She emigrated from Mexico in 1991 from where she received her B.B.A Bachelors of Business Administration from Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon. Also, she volunteered at Dallas Independent District from 1996 to 1999. In spring 2015, Karla earned the Diversity Leadership Award from Rockwall ISD (one of the many districts she implements the PASE Program in).