Board Vice President & Governance Committee Chair
Common Sense Media
Development Manager, Foundations
Joey Weinstein-Carnes is the Development Manager, Foundations at Common Sense Media. In this role, he is responsible for managing and building education foundation partnerships, collaborating with internal stakeholders to craft compelling proposals and reports, and participating in ongoing philanthropic funding strategy. Prior to joining Common Sense, Joey led the California Charter School Association's facilities policy and advocacy work in the San Francisco Bay Area—providing support and assistance to charter schools seeking high-quality public and private facilities options, and working to secure equitable facilities funding for Bay Area charter schools. Joey began his career as a high school English teacher in Los Angeles at Simon Technology Academy High School, and went on to teach English and College-Writing at Da Vinci Science High School. Joey holds a BA in American Literature and Culture from University of California, Los Angeles and a MA in Urban Education and Administration from Loyola Marymount University.