Rolland Janairo - Director of Partnerships

Rolland Janairo joined World Savvy in February 2014 as the Director of Finance and Administration. Born and raised in New York City, Rolland developed an appreciation for the vastness of the world through periodic trips to visit family in the Philippines. Rolland graduated from Brown University in 2002, volunteering and teaching at a local Providence preschool for a number of years. He earned his Masters in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. During his time in Boston, Rolland was the Associate Director of Teacher Development at Jumpstart for Young Children, as well as the Director of Playmaker Operations at Life is Good Playmakers. At Playmakers, he helped establish a formal office in Port-au-Prince as their mission spread internationally. In his spare time, Rolland enjoys running, cooking, and getting to know his new home state of California.