The Amplify Board

Amplify is led by a dedicated board of volunteers from across the social impact, nonprofit, and higher education sectors.

 Girlforce Leadership Team & Girlforce Leadership Team Alumni group photo – Dreamforce 2016

Girlforce Leadership Team & Girlforce Leadership Team Alumni group photo – Dreamforce 2016

Jace Bryan

Higher Education Open Source Community Manager,
Corinth, TX

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Jace is the Higher Education Open Source Community Manager at who brings in a wealth of knowledge and influence surrounding the higher education open source community. Jace is also a past member of the Higher Education Advisory Council.

Jace enjoys hiking, learning to fix "all the things" via YouTube, weightlifting, advocating for human rights and social justice, helping to build and sustain supportive and inclusive communities wherever he goes, eating vegan, and watching anime and Stranger Things with 3 awesome kiddos when they aren't doing parkour safety rolls in the house.

For more information about Jace and/or to contact him: Salesforce Power of US Hub, Twitter, LinkedIn

Joanna Iturbe


Strategic Product Manager & Sr. Business Analyst - Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder
Boulder, CO

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Joanna Iturbe has worked with Salesforce and in the higher education industry for 10 years. Her certifications include Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Salesforce Administrator, Salesforce Developer, Database Management and Project Management.
Before diving head first into the IT world when she started at CU in 2011, Joanna received her bachelor’s degree from Baylor University in public relations and business administration and worked in marketing, recruitment and admissions in the private sector and at Baylor.
Within the Salesforce ecosystem, in addition to serving as a Salesforce MVP, she is also secretary of the Higher Education Advisory Council, Board Member of Amplify, leader of the Salesforce Denver User Group, and overall Salesforce Evangelist.

For more information about Joanna and/or to contact her: Email, Salesforce Power of Us Hub, Twitter, LinkedIn, Salesforce Trailblazer Community, Career Girls Role Model (Video Interview)

Marisa Lopez


Director of Account Management, Presence Social Impact
San Francisco, CA

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Marisa is a Salesforce Evangelist who has helped hundreds of nonprofit organizations leverage Salesforce to forward their mission. She often refers to herself as a Technology Therapist.

Prior to joining the world of nonprofit tech, she spent a blissful decade immersed in marine conservation, policy, and education. Her greatest accomplishment is raising her beautiful, independent, level-headed daughter.

Her passions include experiential parenting, SCUBA Diving, enjoying the moment, failing forward, attempting the impossible, and amplifying women in tech.

For more information about Marisa and/or to contact her: Salesforce Power of US HubTwitterLinkedIn