Tiffany Maciel
Co-Founder & Board President

Tiffany Maciel is a lifetime resident of San José and attended Olinder Elementary School and San José High School in San José Unified School District. She is the proud mother of two children, one with Dyslexia, and one with Asperger's Syndrome.

A strong advocate for children and equity-based social justice across all sectors of society, Tiffany has a demonstrated history of building and leading efficient teams to successfully implement organization wide process changes, in both the global-corporate and nonprofit sectors. Her ability to determine impact and to foresee the human reaction to proposed changes were key to her success. 

Tiffany believes in the power of shared delight and enjoys sharing music, literature, art, and time in nature with her children.


Mills College – BA in Research Psychology with a Minor in Anthropology and a Certification in Circle of Security Attachment Based Early Intervention


Former Chair, San José Unified Community Advisory Committee for Special Education (CACSE)

Santa Clara County Strong Start

The Inclusion Collaborative

City of San José Human Services Commission

City of San José Disability Awareness Day Planning Committee