2018 Leadership San Jose: Pete Settlemayer

Pete Settlemayer

Name: Pete Settlemayer

Company: City Year

Pete is a native Californian who spent the last 16 years in Atlanta, GA and is happy to be back serving as the Vice President, Executive Director of City Year San Jose. He had an interesting career that started in the private sector working with the Walt Disney Company, followed by his time in public education and now working in the nonprofit community.

He has a passion for public education and making a difference for families living in poverty led him through a dynamic career with the Atlanta Public Schools and in his last several years in Atlanta, Pete founded Westside Atlanta Charter School; one of the first charters in Atlanta to not only closely work with traditional public schools, but also bridge the critical gap connecting students and families to much needed wrap-a-round resources.

He is looking forward to making a difference in San Jose and is starting that journey as part of the 2018 cohort.

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