Landon R. Williams

Senior Director, Anchoring Communities

Landon Williams is the Senior Director for Anchoring Communities at The San Francisco Foundation. Landon is a Bay Area native with more than 30 years of experience in the community economic development field. He has served as an Assistant to the City Manager for the City of Berkeley, responsible for the revitalization of its South Berkeley neighborhood, and most recently directed housing and small business recovery programs for a Louisiana-based foundation in the aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Landon is returning to The San Francisco Foundation where he directed our FAITHS Initiative for six years from 2000 through 2006 when he left to assume his position in Louisiana. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and his Master’s Degree in Public Policy from UC Berkeley and the Goldman School for Public Policy. He currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the South Berkeley Neighborhood Development Corporation.