Hope is a Project Director with a background in public school facilities and urban planning.

Prior to joining PCSD, Hope was a Development Team Manager for new schools in South Los Angeles for the Los Angeles Unified School District’s New Construction Program, and a project manager for Long Beach Unified School District’s Measure K Bond Program. Her professional experience also includes urban design, environmental policy and the Peace Corps in West Africa. Hope has a B.A. in Biology and Society from Cornell University and a Master in City Planning from MIT.