Diego Arambula is a Partner with Transcend, working with schools across the country to explore how to best reimagine learning environments to prepare all children to thrive. Prior to joining Transcend in the fall of 2018, Diego spent nearly 15 years working to build, lead and unlock demand for innovative schools.
Diego began his work in public education in 2005 at Summit Public Schools, a leading network of public charter schools headquartered in California. At Summit, Diego was a classroom teacher, a founding principal and the Chief Growth & Innovation Officer. Through his 10 years as a team member, and his years since serving on the Summit Public School board, Diego has supported Summit’s move toward personalization and a refined and scalable school model.
Diego has served as the founder and Executive Director of GO Public Schools Fresno, an education advocacy non-profit focused on unlocking demand for radically re-envisioned school models in his hometown of Fresno, Calif. Diego received his A.B. in government from Harvard University and a Master’s in Education from Stanford University.