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Gabriela Anaya

Gabriela is the senior advisor for the Mexico Marine Strategy, where she supports the Strategy´s grant development and grant-making processes. She also provides technical advice for grantees and is responsible for developing and participating in... Continue Reading

Joko Arif

Joko Arif serves as Senior Advisor to the Foundation’s Climate and Land Use sub-program team and joined the Foundation in the Fall of 2017. Joko’s prior roles include Managing Director for Inobu and Program Manager... Continue Reading

Yemeserach “Yeme” Belayneh

Yeme Belayneh is the country advisor for the David and Lucile Packard Foundation in Ethiopia. She oversees the Foundation’s grantmaking activities in Ethiopia and regionally, represents the Foundation in different national and international fora, and... Continue Reading

Adam Dominik

Adam Dominik serves as a senior associate on the Investments team, working broadly across the portfolio. Prior to joining the Packard Foundation in July 2021, he worked at Morningstar and the Northwestern University Office of... Continue Reading

Bethlehem “Betty” Fekade

Bethlehem is a systems thinker and passionate about gender and youth rights. Seasoned in managing simple to complex programs and engaging with communities to provide strategic guidance to realize their goals, she brings deep knowledge... Continue Reading

Eglé Flores

Eglé is the senior advisor for the Chile Marine Strategy since 2020. In this role she works closely with the Foundation and its grantee partners to assess opportunities that inform the Strategy’s grant development and... Continue Reading

Kasahun Mormu

Kasahun is a program specialist for the Reproductive Health program. He joined the Packard Foundation in 2016 after working as a regional team leader for Engender health in Ethiopia and as a health department head... Continue Reading

Eri Oki

Eri Oki is a Japan advisor for the Japan Marine strategy, working closely with the Foundation and partners to design and implement strategy, as well as orchestrating Japanese sustainable seafood initiatives with global efforts. Eri... Continue Reading

Januar Putra

Januar is the advisor for Indonesia Marine Strategy at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. He joined the Packard Foundation in January 2020, where he supports and leads on building strong relationships and trust with... Continue Reading

Anand Sinha

Anand is the India country advisor at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation where he supports the Reproductive Health program in South Asia. He leads a small team based in Delhi that provides oversight for... Continue Reading

Kassahun Suleman

Kassahun joined the Packard Foundation in 2018 and serves as the Ethiopia Program Specialist for the Foundation’s Agriculture, Livelihood, and Conservation Strategy. Before joining the Foundation, Kassahun worked at the South African Institute of International... Continue Reading

Sahil Tandon

Sahil Tandon is the research associate in the Foundation’s Reproductive Health program, for the South Asia team. He joined the Foundation in 2020, and supports grantmaking and management, execution of research and learning agendas, and... Continue Reading

Senait Tibebu

Senait Tibebu, a Research Associate, has a master of science in Demography and focuses on FP and reproductive health (RH) research. Before joining the Foundation, Senait served as a senior technical advisor and country focal person... Continue Reading

Shiyu “Rachel” Wang

Shiyu Rachel Wang is an advisor for the Packard Foundation’s China Marine strategy. She helps the Foundation and partners to navigate cultural context and provide strategic guidance on building capacities for China’s ocean conservation sector.... Continue Reading