Special Advisors

Jennifer Pahlka Jennifer Pahlka

Founder

Executive Team

Lou Moore Lou Moore

Interim co-CEO & Chief Technology Officer

Ryan Ko Ryan Ko

Chief of Staff

Zeryn Sarpangal Zeryn Sarpangal

Interim co-CEO & Chief Financial and People Officer

Product and Technology Team

Aditi Joshi Aditi Joshi

User Researcher

Andrew Xie Andrew Xie

Client Success Specialist

Anu Murthy Anu Murthy

Senior Product Designer

Anule Ndukwu Anule Ndukwu

Software Engineer

Atzay Perez Estrada Atzay Perez Estrada

Client Success Lead

Ben Golder Ben Golder

Senior Software Engineer

Ben Sheldon Ben Sheldon

Engineering Manager

Ben Calegari Ben Calegari

Senior Software Engineer

Carlie Guilfoile Carlie Guilfoile

Product Designer

Cesar Paredes Cesar Paredes

Junior User Researcher

Christa Hartsock Christa Hartsock

Senior Software Engineer

Deirdre Hirschtritt Deirdre Hirschtritt

User Researcher

Em Barnard-Shao Em Barnard-Shao

Junior Software Engineer

Eric Giannella Eric Giannella

Data Science Manager

Fahad Quraishi Fahad Quraishi

Lead Product Manager

Gwen Rino Gwen Rino

Data Scientist

Jazmyn Latimer Jazmyn Latimer

Design Manager

Jen Long Jen Long

Director of Design

Jenny Heath Jenny Heath

Software Engineer

Julie Sutherland Julie Sutherland

Senior Designer

Kelly McBride Kelly McBride

Senior Product Manager

Kristi Lanzisera Kristi Lanzisera

Junior Software Engineer

Laura Kogler Laura Kogler

Engineering Director

​Lauren Haynes ​Lauren Haynes

Senior Product Manager

Luigi Ray-Montañez Luigi Ray-Montañez

Principal Software Engineer

Matt Bernius Matt Bernius

Principal User Researcher

Maximilian Hell Maximilian Hell

Senior Data Scientist

Mike Rotondo Mike Rotondo

Engineering Manager

Molly Trombley-McCann Molly Trombley-McCann

Senior Software Engineer

Nicole Rappin Nicole Rappin

User Research Manager

Rachel Edelman Rachel Edelman

Designer

Simone Sequeira Simone Sequeira

Lead Product Manager

Symonne Singleton Symonne Singleton

Software Engineer

Taranamol Kaur Taranamol Kaur

UX Researcher

Travis Grathwell Travis Grathwell

Staff Software Engineer

Vraj Mohan Vraj Mohan

Principal Software Engineer

Programs Team

Alia Toran-Burrell Alia Toran-Burrell

Senior Program Manager

​Annelise Grimm ​Annelise Grimm

Senior Program Manager

Caitlin Docker Caitlin Docker

Associate Program Director, GetCalFresh

David Crawford David Crawford

Program Manager, Clear My Record

Dustin Palmer Dustin Palmer

Senior Program Manager

Eleanor Davis Eleanor Davis

Senior Program Manager

Evonne Silva Evonne Silva

Senior Director, Criminal Justice

Francesca Costa Francesca Costa

Senior Program Manager

Laura Maldonado Laura Maldonado

Program Specialist

Meilani Santillán Meilani Santillán

Associate Program Director, Criminal Justice

Tracey Patterson Tracey Patterson

Senior Director, Social Safety Net

National Network Team

Filsan Abikar Filsan Abikar

Program Manager, Community Fellowship

Hashim Mteuzi Hashim Mteuzi

Associate Director, Network

Meredith Horowski Meredith Horowski

Senior Director, Brigade Network

Tom Dooner Tom Dooner

Senior Software Engineer

Veronica Young Veronica Young

Senior Program Manager, Brigade Network Program

Marketing and Communications Team

Amy Koch Amy Koch

Digital Marketing Manager

Contasia Placide Contasia Placide

Senior Manager, Events and Experiences

Dominique Mann Dominique Mann

Senior Manager of Program Communications

Fritz Jooste Fritz Jooste

Senior Front End Developer & UX Designer

Jahvita Rastafari Jahvita Rastafari

Director of Program Marketing

Lauren Murakami Lauren Murakami

Marketing and Communications Designer

Marisa Levine Marisa Levine

Associate Director, Events and Partnerships

Ruthie Reisner Ruthie Reisner

Senior Manager of Content Marketing

Development Team

​Dana Pineda ​Dana Pineda

Development Specialist

Janice Pettey Janice Pettey

Senior Director of Development (interim)

Jason Vuong Do Jason Vuong Do

Director of Individual Giving

Laila Brenner Laila Brenner

Senior Director, Institutional Partnerships

Lizzy Gilbert Lizzy Gilbert

Senior Manager, Institutional Partnerships

Tanya Grinblat Tanya Grinblat

Senior Manager, Individual Giving

People Operations and Finance Team

Adrian Duann Adrian Duann

Administrative Assistant

Amanda Gilmore Amanda Gilmore

Contracts Manager

Howard Smalls Howard Smalls

Director of Finance

Joselyn Maser Joselyn Maser

Associate Director, People Operations

Julie You Julie You

Diversity Recruiter

Nohl Espenshade Nohl Espenshade

Office Manager

Vishal Sood Vishal Sood

Senior Accountant