Joe Ayala has been a program director at Summit for four years. He is originally from the Bronx and holds degrees from Columbia (Political Science) and Sara Lawrence College (Writing.) Prior to joining Summit he was the director of the Double Discovery Center a college access program hosted by Columbia University. Before that he was a college counselor at Publicolor in NYC. Joe is a dad, a DIY enthusiast, basketball fan and he owns a rapidly rusting unicycle.