Christina LasterCEO of Bold Enterprises LLC
Christina Laster, a proud parent of four and grandparent of three, is a fierce advocate for children and families in our education system. She is the CEO of Bold Enterprises LLC, the Education Director of the National Action Network (a Civil Rights organization under the leadership of Reverend Al Sharpton), a Trustee on the Board of Directors at Aspire Public Schools, and a community liaison for the Executive Order on White House Initiative on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence, and Economic Opportunity for Black Americans.
She formerly served as Director of Policy and Legislation with National Parents Union, as Statewide Community Organizer for the California Policy Center, and as local NAACP Education Chair. With an academic background in Political Science and Business Administration, a track record of advocacy on civil rights issues, and a deep understanding of grassroots-community organizing, Christina empowers families to advocate for learning justice. She elevates authentic family voices through articles and podcasts and now dedicates her life to training families in attacking persistent racial disparities in education. In her roles, she works alongside families and local leaders in underserved and vulnerable communities, zealously advocating for quality schools.