Kendra Chao

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Mrs. Chao Kendra earned a Bachelor of Arts in Human Development from the University of California, San Diego and a Master of Public Administration from CUNY/Baruch College. She currently serves as the Chief Operating Office of Mission Create, a nonprofit incubator helping leaders start and scale their mission. She is also the founder of and author for Read Them and Eat Books, which publishes books that improve children’s eating habits through imaginative and sensory storytelling. She also spends much of her time volunteering for 1Mission, a nonprofit organization that gives people living in poverty the opportunity to earn a home through community service, and CityTeam SF, a ministry that provides resources to the city’s homeless population.