“The most precious gift we can offer others is our presence. When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers.” – Thich Nhat Hanh
Analiza Quiroz Wolf is passionate about people developing into their best selves and work being a place of joy and care. Before joining NCS, Analiza was the Chief Operating Officer at East Harlem Tutorial Program leading the Development, Finance, Operations, Talent, and Data teams. Prior to this, Analiza worked at Achievement First leading Talent Development for 1,100 teachers and 32 schools. She also managed the operations of eight AF schools. Analiza also co-founded and co-led Leadership Prep Brownsville with Uncommon Schools. Before entering education, Analiza was a brand manager at Colgate-Palmove and spent five years in the Air Force as an Officer. Analiza graduated from Stanford with her BA and BS, Northwestern with her MBA, and the Broad Residency with a M Ed in educational leadership. Outside of work, Analiza loves adventure travel; she has dove with hammerheads in the Galapagos, bungee jumped off the Victoria Falls Bridge in Zimbabwe, and climbed Mount Kilimanjaro and Base Camp Everest. She is also the proud mom of two young kids, Bryson and Scarlet.