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Department: Grants Data and Operations

Department: Grants Data and Operations

Hannah Au is a Program Associate in the California Community Initiatives team, supporting grantmaking to strengthen community infrastructure and housing stability in California counties. She brings grantmaking experience from her previous role as a Program Associate at the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health which focused on supporting systems of care for children with special … Continued

Department: Grants Data and Operations

Kelechi Emetuche (she/hers) is a Program Associate with Grants Data and Operations, supporting the Global Climate Initiative. Prior to joining the foundation, she had gained almost 10 years of experience in nonprofit project management, data analysis, operations, and fundraising. A highlight of her experience is the 3 years she spent at NRDC as the Development … Continued

Department: Grants Data and Operations

Jamie Cooke is a Program Associate for the Ocean Initiative’s Global Fisheries Portfolio. Before joining the Packard Foundation, Jamie worked as a Membership Engagement Coordinator at Northern California Grantmakers, managing the organization’s database and building relationships with foundations across the Northern California region. They also held positions at Tides and Lever for Change, an affiliate … Continued

Department: Grants Data and Operations

Bonne-Elise is a program associate at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. She supports grantmaking to drive equitable outcomes in maternal health and child development and to make California’s communities strong, resilient places where all families can thrive. Her role involves data and operations support to improve equitable outcomes in maternal and child health, protecting … Continued

Department: Grants Data and Operations

Shayla Chandler is a program associate for the Global Reproductive Health initiative for the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. She supports the Foundation’s grantmaking, working to expand equitable access to quality reproductive health care, especially for women and youth.  Prior to joining the foundation, she acquired a few years of experience in grantmaking, specifically in … Continued

Department: Grants Data and Operations

Nicole Wong is a Flexible Program Assistant, part of the Grants Data and Operations Team. Nicole supports grantmaking and operations in various goals and initiatives across the Foundation. Prior to joining the Foundation, Nicole was the Development Assistant Intern at the Big Sur Land Trust where she supported the grant application and reporting process in … Continued

Department: Grants Data and Operations

Alice Kim is a grants manager at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. She serves as the compliance lead for the Invest in Families and Communities goal and collaborates with program staff to ensure all due diligence needs are met throughout the grant lifecycle. Most recently, Alice was a program associate supporting grantmaking focused on … Continued

Department: Grants Data and Operations

Alex Lee is a Program Associate for the Fellowships in Science and Engineering team. In this role, she supports the team’s grantmaking operations, program operations, and their community of 650+ Fellows. Prior to joining the foundation, she worked as a Program Manager with the Silicon Valley Education Foundation, where she implemented math enrichment courses for students … Continued

Department: Grants Data and Operations

Patricia Varela joined the Foundation in 2022 as a Grants and Compliance Specialist within the Office of General Counsel. Serving as the compliance lead for the Invest in Families and Communities/Local and CFC teams, she advises program teams on grantmaking compliance policies and procedures throughout the grant lifecycle. She brings deep compliance and programmatic experience to … Continued