Arleen Arnal

Executive Assistant

As Executive Assistant, Arleen is responsible for developing and maintaining all administrative functions necessary for the efficient administration of Raising A Reader National Office. She reports to the CEO and she is responsible for administrative support to the CEO and Senior Team. As the Board Liaison, Arleen manages all communications/administration with Raising A Reader’s Board of Directors under the supervision of the CEO.
Arleen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration and economics. She began her career as a banker specializing in International Trade Finance. Prior to joining Raising A Reader, Arleen worked at Silicon Valley Community Foundation in the Investments and Accounting Departments. She brings a strong background in banking, financial systems, investments and office management.
She lives with her husband, Roy and their poodle Munchkin.  In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, camping, reading, wood working and making jewelry.
Arleen’s favorite children’s book is Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White.