Kim Diorio - Advisor Kim served on the Board as a founding member and as Principal of Paly and later as the President of the Board from 2018-2020. Kim is an experienced educator and student advocate who proudly served as the Principal of Palo Alto High School from 2013-2018. Kim joined the Palo Alto Unified School District working as a School Counselor at JLS Middle School and then Henry M. Gunn High School before becoming an assistant principal at Paly in 2007. Kim holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Masters of Science in Counseling and Human Relations from Villanova University, Villanova, PA. Kim is completing her Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Change from Fielding Graduate University, Santa Barbara, CA. A progressive leader, Kim is passionate about equity and access for all students, and innovation in education. Kim will always be a Viking!
Ras Kebebew | 2020-2021 Student Representative Ras is a senior at Paly graduating in the Class of 2021. He began volunteering for RTE during his junior year working on background support projects. Ras is a student in the Social Justice Pathway. He brings his technical know how of video editing and graphic design skills to RTE.
Ella Rosenblum | 2020-2021 Student Representative Ella is a sophomore at Paly graduating in the Class of 2023. She is a part of the school's journalism program. She brings her skills as a writer and her love for organizing and fundraising to RTE.
Melina Soburg | 2020-2021 Student Representative Melina is a senior at Paly graduating in the Class of 2021. She is currently a co-president of Paly's Key Club, an International community service organization, and a student in Paly's Social Justice Pathway. Melina brings her skills as a doer and communicator to RTE.
Emma Lin | 2020-2021 Associated Student Body Representative Emma is a senior at Paly graduating in the Class of 2021. She is currently the Senior Class President and tutors with Dreamcatchers. Emma will serve as a link to the ASB and help RTE's mission in helping low income students at Paly.