"Toni K. Rivera Joachin"


Toni plays a multi-faceted role at Families & Schools Together, Inc. as the CEO/Executive Director. She works with FAST Founder Dr. Lynn McDonald, the FAST Board of Directors and the FAST staff to lead the organization and determine its future direction. She oversees all aspects – from finance to implementation – and is passionate about bringing FAST® to communities and schools to help families become empowered to advocate for themselves. Toni has an undergraduate degree in Community Education, as well as a certificate in Latino Nonprofit Leadership, from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a Master’s in Business Management from Cardinal Stritch University. Toni brings an abundance of diverse experience to Families & Schools Together, Inc., most recently serving as the President and CEO of Centro Hispano Milwaukee. Former roles also include positions with the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, during which she worked on the nationally recognized violence prevention and intervention program, Project Ujima, Girls Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast and Aurora Weier Educational Center, in addition to numerous board and volunteer experiences. When not working, Toni enjoys spending time with her family, long drives and walking.