The story of Higher Ground is why I study grit. Individuals with perseverance and passion—particularly the kind that is purpose-driven, that is focused on helping others—change the world.
— Dr. Angela Duckworth, Character Lab
 

our team

The League

“The League” is what we call ourselves. As an organization, we operate and hold the following values to utmost standards: Honor, Integrity and Excellence. These are the individuals that we have trusted to lead our operations.

 
Jansen Azarias CEO and Co-Founder

Jansen Azarias
CEO and Co-Founder

Barbie Azarias Co-Founder

Barbie Azarias
Co-Founder

Andy Barreras

Andy Barreras

Isa Barreras

Isa Barreras

Arthur Rodgers

Arthur Rodgers

Ray Barreras

Ray Barreras

Steve Owen

Steve Owen

Mary Ann Angulo

Mary Ann Angulo

Ryo Sato

Ryo Sato

Fernando Gil LaMadrid

Fernando Gil LaMadrid

Dina Mathis

Dina Mathis

Andres Leon

Andres Leon

Carlos Pijuan

Carlos Pijuan

Jesse Haro

Jesse Haro

Desmond Davis

Desmond Davis

Adriana Gutierrez

Adriana Gutierrez

Rema Hamdan

Rema Hamdan

Cheryl Lopez

Cheryl Lopez

Denise Garcia

Denise Garcia

Tim Sumner

Tim Sumner