Margaret Momber

Executive Director

Margaret Momber joined Student/Partner Alliance as Executive Director in October 2011. She started her career in The White House and then pursued a fifteen-year career as an international banker, living in France and Germany. Fifteen years ago, she transitioned to the nonprofit sector. Margaret’s corporate and government experience and financial background, coupled with her exposure to many different cultures, enables her to bring a unique perspective to her work as a nonprofit executive. Margaret has a B.A. from Swarthmore College, an M.A. in International Relations from Johns Hopkins University and a certificate in Nonprofit Executive Leadership from the Rutgers Business School’s Center for Nonprofit and Philanthropic Leadership. Margaret lives in Madison and has two grown children.          

Stephanie Ramos

Director of Development

Stephanie Ramos joined Student/Partner Alliance as Director of Development in March 2016. Stephanie has devoted her career to education, working in the nonprofit sector for over fifteen years. She worked with Princeton Project 55 (now Princeton Alumni Corps) and, most recently, spent nine years in the NY Development Office of Facing History and Ourselves. Stephanie has extensive fundraising experience, including event management, major gifts, board development, and annual campaigns. She has an A.B. in Sociology from Princeton University and an M.S.from the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, & Urban Policy at the New School. She lives with her husband and three young children in Fanwood.

Laura DeGennaro

Director of Marketing and Communications

Laura DeGennaro joined Student/Partner Alliance as the Director of
Marketing and Communications in June, 2022 after spending 6 years working
in communications and development for a non-profit in Essex County. During
her time there, Laura was instrumental in the creation of a new website and
increasing the organization’s email and social media communications. Prior
to her non-profit work, she worked as an attorney in the areas of family law,
real estate, and commercial litigation. She has a B.A. in Political Science
from Bucknell University and a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law.
Laura lives in Scotch Plains with her husband and three children.

Yuleisy Ortez

Associate Program Director

Yuleisy Ortez joined S/PA as the Associate Program Director in May of 2022. Yuleisy has experience in working with various nonprofit organizations including Center for Family Services, at a shelter for unaccompanied minors; the Latin American Legal Defense and Education Fund (LALDEF), as an in house resource for Spanish-speaking families at a local middle school; and Christina Seix Academy, an independent school serving low-income single parent households. She has a B.A. in Sociology from The College of New Jersey and is currently working towards her Masters of Social Work with a concentration in Children, Youth, and Families at the University of Southern California.