Marianna Kulak McCall is a Founding Partner of the Trust for Learning. In researching high quality learning options around the country, she has spent years exploring why more families do not have access to the education that would give their children the best start in life. Marianna believes every child deserves the right to reach their full potential. She also believes that system-wide change happens when policy makers, communities, advocates and funders work together. In addition to starting Trust for Learning, Marianna is a Trustee of the McCall Kulak Family Foundation which focuses on education. She is also active in statewide and national education advocacy. Marianna has previously worked on international development efforts in the non-profit sector for Save the Children where she coordinated international relief efforts, and for the Financial Services Volunteer Corps, where she was the Regional Director for Eastern Europe and Russia. Her private sector experience includes Director of Operations for Astrum International Corporation in Moscow, Russia where she represented several American manufacturers, as well as Russian joint-venture work as a paralegal at Arnold & Porter. She was also a Director of Delus Corp, a Russian equity fund. Marianna has a bachelors degree from Georgetown University and and MBA from the University of Connecticut. Back to Leadership.