Our Team

The NewSchools team draws on extensive experience from across the education, business, policy and nonprofit sectors to help find, fund and support teams of educators and innovators.

Angel Njenga

Angel Njenga

Senior Analyst

Angel Njenga is a Senior Analyst on the Diverse Leaders team. In her role, she leads data collection, research, and analysis to formulate insights that shape the team’s investment, management assistance, and thought leadership strategies.

Prior to joining NewSchools, Angel was an Analyst at Tideline, an impact investing advisory firm, where she focused on project research and supporting the operational needs of client engagements. She began her career as a Fellow with the Aga Khan Foundation based in Washington D.C., Bamako, Mali, and Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. Angel graduated from the University of Southern California with a BA in International Relations and a minor in French. Outside of the office, you can find her running around Lake Merritt, volunteering at the Fox Theater, or enjoying a sweet treat at Cookiebar Creamery (objectively the best ice cream spot in Oakland!).