Trisha Violette joined the Packard Foundation in 2000. She provides operational support to the Children, Families, and Communities team. Trisha is a passionate advocate for all of the Foundation’s programs, and is particularly passionate about social justice and equity issues as they pertain to children. Trisha earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies from Notre Dame de Namur University in Belmont, California. She enjoys attending her boys’ sporting events, volunteering for local organizations, and taking long walks.