Director of Marketing
As the Director of Marketing, Tofa ensure major marketing and communication projects, initiatives, and program supports are fulfilled to meet the needs of Equal Opportunity Schools’ partner and prospective districts- in addition to managing inbound inquires, conference and lead gen events, and collaborating to deliver EOS’ National Symposium on Equity and Education. He comes to EOS with over 20 years of experience leading and executing marketing communications initiatives for emerging to mature organizations.
Over his career, Tofa has built marketing communication departments from the ground up, using his knowledge and expertise to help structure and strategize go-to-market plans, programs and initiatives, product development releases, event and lead gen activities, and the adoption and integration of technology platforms.
Previously, Tofa had served as a Senior Marketing Communications Manager for industrial construction and manufacturing companies, environmental engineering-technology firms, technology startups, consulting organizations, and a fortune 100 tech company. Tofa earned his Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Pacific Lutheran University, with two minors (Public Affairs and Business Administration), a Master of Business Arts in Marketing and Management, with two Graduate Certificates (Marketing and Management) from City University.
Tofa spends his free time traveling and exploring different cultures around the globe. He can also be found at most home Seattle Sounders games, Friday nights at the 5th Ave Theatre, and the rest of the time balancing time between visiting family and visiting wine regions.