May 2, 2022

Mariana Lopez-Sutherland

Mariana Lopez-Sutherland joins the BUILD Bay Area team with experience working in the education sector, primarily in economically disadvantaged communities. Through her work as a tutor and substitute teacher Mariana […]
December 10, 2021

Anthony Walker

Anthony Walker is an entrepreneur from San Diego, CA. He is a Licensed Life Insurance Agent based in Oakland, CA and the founder of Finance Friday, a financial literacy platform. […]
October 25, 2021

Racquel Carter

Racquel Carter graduated from Dominican University of California, receiving a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology. She volunteered at various outreach youth development programs within the Bay Area then provided […]
October 1, 2021

Sarah Wagner

Sarah earned her BA in psychology from San Francisco State University. After graduating school, Sarah went on to teach math to both children and college age students. Also, she has […]
April 14, 2021

Michael Arellano

Michael holds the Senior Program Manager role for the Los Angeles region.  He brings with him over 15 years of experience working for nonprofit organizations dedicated to youth development.  Having […]
March 10, 2021

Maria Raftelis

Maria Raftelis has more than a decade of fundraising experience in education. Before joining BUILD, Maria served as Associate Director of Foundation Relations at Columbia University’s Vagelos College of Physicians […]
March 9, 2021

Mo Foster

March 9, 2021

Elia Hernandez

November 25, 2020

Jasmine Ochoa

Raised in East Oakland, Jasmine graduated high school from Lionel Wilson Prep as a BUILD student. Throughout high school Jasmine spent a lot of her time volunteering at a variety […]



1. iPhone, iPad, Zoom and Loom are all choices of recording tools for their video presentation 
2. Record with both students and their presentation in view
3. Record horizontally for the best view of the students and their presentation
4. Follow Presentation Diagram to the Right


- Make eye contact with the camera
- Notecards may be used as cue cards
•Pro Tip: Notecards should avoid having a full script
- Even when you are not speaking, don’t forget the camera is still recording!
•Be aware of your body language while you and your business partners are speaking
- Everyone has an opportunity to speak
- Professional dress is encouraged
- Practice makes perfect
•Practice how you will transition from each speaker
•Project your voice when you speak​

Follow positioning format Above

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