mirtha arias | finance associate
Ms. Arias is originally from the Dominican Republic, but grew up in Boston. She is a Match High School alum and a graduate of Smith College with a BA in Economics. Prior to joining the Business Office team at Match, she spent many years working in the medical field. Ms. Arias brings a wide range of finance and administrative experience from a number of organizations, including Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Brigham and Women's Hospital. She also enjoys tutoring kids in various subjects; during her high school years at Match, she tutored at the summer academy for two years.
Cloe Axelson | Communications Director
Ms. Axelson is a writer with experience working across multiple media, including print, digital and film. Prior to joining Match, she worked on the national communications team at City Year. She has a BA in political science from Tufts and a MS in communication from Boston University. Ms. Axelson began her career as a grassroots organizer on political campaigns in Missouri.
Emily Dodd | Associate Director of Development
Originally from Maine, Ms. Dodd began her career as an elementary school teacher at P.S. 66 in Brooklyn, NY where she taught both fourth and second grades. After earning her M.Ed in Education Policy and Management from Harvard Graduate School of Education, Emily moved to Washington D.C. where she interned for Senator Susan Collins and worked as a Development Manager for Great Minds, the creators of the EngageNY math curriculum. In 2012, Ms. Dodd moved back to Boston and has been working as a fundraiser for youth-serving nonprofits ever since. She has a B.S. degree in Education Studies with honors from Skidmore College.
Genevieve Dusing | Associate Director of Development and Communications
Ms. Dusing grew up in the suburbs of Philadelphia, PA with her two parents and four brothers. Prior to her role on the development team, she was a member of Match Corps IX at the Match High School, where she also served as the TA for the Heritage Spanish classes and as the coordinator for the end-of-the-year class trips. In 2012 she graduated from Boston College with a B.S. in Biology and a B.A. in Hispanic Studies.
maria figueroa | accounts payable clerk
Tova Goldring | Deputy General Counsel
Prior to joining Match, Ms. Goldring was an associate at Goodwin Procter and was a member of the tax department. She has also worked as an attorney for Yal-Day-New Daycare Center and she was a paralegal at The Kraft Group before attending law school. Ms. Goldring earned her BA in politics from Brandeis University (Summa Cum Laude) in 2005 and her JD from Harvard Law School in 2010.
Anne Healy | Chief Financial officer
Ms. Healy has lived in the Boston area since 1993 when she worked in the audit practice of Deloitte & Touche. After leaving public accounting, Ms. Healy spent 13 years in the Financial Affairs Office at Boston University and then held finance and accounting leadership roles in a number of smaller nonprofit organizations focused on ending homelessness; most recently Rosie’s Place. Ms. Healy holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Scranton, an MBA from the Boston University Public & Nonprofit MBA program and holds inactive CPA and CFP licenses.
Stig Leschly | Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Leschly is the CEO of Match's related entities -- Match Public Charter School, The Charles Sposato Graduate School of Education, and The Match Foundation, Inc. Prior to joining Match, Mr. Leschly was the founder and managing partner of the Newark Charter School Fund. The fund supported the charter school sector in Newark, NJ and advanced reform of Newark's public school system during the first term of Mayor Booker. Prior to his work in Newark, Mr. Leschly was a full-time lecturer at Harvard Business School where his teaching and research focused on entrepreneurship and education reform. In the late 1990's, he was the CEO and founder of Exchange.com, an early competitor to eBAY.com that was acquired by Amazon.com. Mr. Leschly has a BA in Comparative Literature (Summa Cum Laude) from Princeton University, a JD from Harvard Law School, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.