Jonathan Guido-Avila

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Associate Director of Operations

Jonathan Guido-Avila actively works to ensure our headquarters run like a well-oiled machine. Guido-Avila joined the LA Promise Fund (formerly, LA’s Promise) in September of 2014. Prior to joining, he worked in different industries, from retail to real estate to finance. His desire to do his part to improve underserved communities has led him to the nonprofit sector where he hopes to “pay it forward.”

Guido-Avila’s favorite books are Cien Años de Soledad by Gabriel García Márquez and Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut , Jr. Guido-Avila loves to explore everything the great outdoors has to offer, strengthen his bonds with his loved ones, and eat…a lot.

“Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.” -Pablo Picasso