United Way Bay Area Staff
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Building a strong community that takes care of everyone who lives here depends on your generous support.
Working to Break the Cycle of Poverty
United Way Bay Area staff members are committed to helping Bay Area residents connect to the careers they want, giving more people the chance to stay in their homes and thrive financially. Get to know the team behind our work.
Kelly BatsonCHIEF COMMUNITY IMPACT OFFICER
Christopher BeriniCHIEF ADVANCEMENT OFFICER
Carolina MartinVICE PRESIDENT, DEVELOPMENT
Jose RamosVICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING
Robert BenavidezVICE PRESIDENT, BUSINESS OPERATIONS
Ena Yasuhara LiVICE PRESIDENT, COMMUNITY IMPACT
Amanda HuffDevelopment Officer, Individual Giving
Anton TimmsSenior Director, Community Engagement
Channa SweetSenior Director, Individual Giving
Cheryl Thomas-HassanSenior Director, Human Resources
Colleen SmallfieldProgram Director, Earn It! Keep It! Save It!
Dan AldrichSenior Corporate Engagement Manager
Daniel MattisonCorporate Engagement Manager
Emily ChanProgram Specialist, Community Impact
Flannery MaysCorporate Engagement Manager
Gezche GravesSenior Program Manager, Earn It! Keep It! Save It!
Ilaf EsufHousing and Economic Policy Analyst
Jacqui ChanDirector, Data and Evaluation
Jennifer KoppinSenior Manager, Digital Marketing
Keegan VerBurgDevelopment Officer, Stewardship & Ops
Khammany MathavongsyPartnership Manager
Laura EscobarDirector, Safety Net Services
Lileen ShannonPartnership Manager
Lilian VirayFinance & Operations Manager
Luong TangFacilities Manager
Madison PriestDevelopment Officer, Institutional Giving
Mandy LewProgram Specialist
Maureen TorresSenior Director, Gift Processing/Revenue Accounting
Nicole HardenDirector, Regional Learning and Partnership Support
Nicole KendrickProgram Specialist
Norman ChengProgram Analyst
Peter AmerkhanianCommunity Impact Fellow
Ray LiAdministrative Assistant, Community Impact
Rayna LehmanLabor Liaison - San Mateo County
Rita GuptaDirector, Corporate Partnerships
Robert CruzDirector, Marketing Partnership & Special Initiatives
Ronna FarberHuman Resources & Recruitment Coordinator
Sarahvon BuenavistaDirector, IT Operations
Savannah Portillo HeapProgram Specialist, Earn It! Keep It! Save It!
Sophia SelassieProgram Specialist, Earn It! Keep It! Save It!
Stani PeychevaSenior Director, Corporate Engagement
Stephanie KimSenior Director, Strategic Initiatives
Sylvia CraterExecutive Assistant
Tamara OrozcoSenior Marketing Manager
Thea HashagenSenior Director, Institutional Giving
Tom RyanLabor Liaison - San Francisco
Tomás CarraderoSocial Media and Content Specialist
Traci YoungLabor Liaison - Contra Costa
Valina CutlerApplications Specialist
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