Shawn McCormack

Our Staff Shawn McCormack President, Southwest Region Shawn joined Building Hope in 2018 and works to build locally based partnerships in education reform and to develop trusted relationships with high-performing charter schools. He was previously a CPA, a Broad...

Lisa Nyquist

Our Staff Lisa Nyquist Director of Charter School Operations, Texas Lisa leads the Texas Charter Support Unit, providing technical and operational assistance to charter schools and building relationships and partnerships in the state. Before she joined Building Hope...

Barbara Tavares

Our Staff Barbara Tavares Vice President, Construction Operations Barbara started her construction career at an early age as a free laborer sweeping custom home jobsites when her father was a superintendent. After college, she spent several years in the field gaining...