Our Team

Diverse, hard-working, and multi-talented, our team collaborates to make community-driven philanthropy happen. Meet the staff of The San Francisco Foundation below.

To reach a staff person directly, dial 415.733.8 + the extension number listed below. Contact our receptionist at 415.733.8500 or info@sff.org for assistance.

Executive Office

Chief Executive Officer x518
Gia Casteel-Brown
Executive Assistant to the CEO x518

Development and Donor Services

VP of Development and Donor Services x507
Director of Planned Giving  x534
Director of  Donor Relations x506
Director of Development x521
Senior Donor Relations Officer x520
Senior  Donor Relations Officer x553
Nina Swanson
Project Lead, Development and Donor Services x583
Development and Donor Relations Assistant x543
Development Assistant x535
Donor Relations Assistant x593

Marketing and Communications

VP  of Marketing and Communications x589
Director of Marketing and Communications  x565
Marketing and Communications Officer x555
Graphic Designer and Brand Developer x542
Rossana Cuéllar
Marketing and Communications Assistant x566


Chief Financial Officer  x525
Roberta Schutz
Senior Assistant to the CFO x538
Susan Frohlich
Controller x556
Jeanne Chun Turano
Senior Investment Administrator x554

Alfonso Reyes
Business Analyst, x552
Investment Associate, Program Related Investments x503
Bert Valerio
Senior Accountant x549
Jessica Johnson
Staff Accountant x511

Grants Management

Colin Richardson
Manager of Grants Administration x504
Cynthia Gonzales
Cynthia Gonzales
Grants Assistant x548
Joe Roybal
Grants Assistant x571
Tiffany Liu
Grants Assistant x571

Human Resources and Administration

Dee Dee Brantley
Chief Operating Officer x582
Kristen Angel
Manager of Human Resources and Office Administration x585
Director of Human Resources  x501
Hidelita Sarmiento
Hidelita Sarmiento
Payroll, Benefits and Accounts Payable Administrator x568
Angela Tompkins
Angela Tompkins
Administrative Assistant x530
Esperanza Canes
Esperanza Canes
Receptionist x500
Choi Man WongChoi Man Wong
Maintenance Assistant x536

Information Technology

Fred Jacob
Director of Information Technology x533
Tyler Rankin
Desktop Support and System Administrator x550

Program Department

Vice President of Programs  x514
Alicia Tong
Assistant to Vice President of Programsx509
Assistant Vice President of Programs x515
Director of Strategic Learning and Evaluation  x579
Maria Healey
Maria Healey
Administrative Manager, Program Department  x572
Multicultural Fellowship Officer x505
Larena S. Burno
Senior Program Assistant  x508
Barbara Jwanouskos
Program Assistant  x529
Sepi Aghdaee
Fellow, Equity Agenda  x531

Anchoring Communities – Place

Senior Director, Anchoring Communities  x522
Ellie Rossiter
Initiative Officer and Partnership Director, HOPE SF  x578
Zach McRae
Program Associate  x544
David Kim
Program Coordinator for the Implementation Committee x526
Taina Estevez
Initiatives Assistant, Great Communities Collaborative & HOPE SF x557
Program Officer, Anchoring Communities  x528

Expanding Access to Opportunity – People
Francesca Vietor
Senior Director, Expanding Access to Opportunity  x517
Program Officer, Expanding Access to Opportunity x563
Initiative Officer, Great Communities Collaborative  x573
Program Associate, Expanding Access to Opportunity  x551
Ain Bailey
Associate Initiative Officer, Great Communities Collaborative x523
Jasjit Singh Dhanoa
Fellow, Expanding Access to Opportunity x580
Nurturing Equity Movements – Power
Director, Nurturing Equity Movements  x584
Tessa Rouverol Callejo
Program Officer, Nurturing Equity Movements  x541
Program Officer, Nurturing Equity Movements  x559
Michelle Myles Chambers
FAITHS Program Manager  x539
Angela Quon Chan
Angela Quon-Chan
Senior Program Assistant, Nurturing Equity Movements  x562
Retha Robinson
Retha Robinson
Director, Koshland Program x564
Marjorie Delgadillo
Koshland Program Assistant x564