Anna Hernandez, born and raised in the Bay Area, has devotedly worked to foster equity every step along the way. Before joining the Fund, Anna served as a Grant Management Associate for Business for Social Responsibility, Inc. There, she collaborated with the Global Operations team and took responsibility for creating and improving the organization’s grant management systems and processes. Prior to that, Anna worked at the S.H. Cowell Foundation, where she helped manage the foundation’s grant administration. This included overseeing the grant submission and approval process.
Anna earned her bachelor’s degree in sociology and anthropology from St. Mary’s College of California. She spends her weekends exploring the East Bay’s regional parks, cheering on the Giants, and laying the groundwork for her next set of adventures. Anna speaks fluent Spanish.