Alicia is the Executive Administrative Assistant on the Jewish grant making team for the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation. Based in the Washington, DC office, Alicia supports Vice President, Lisa Eisen; Director, David Rittberg; and Abby Saloma, Director, Leadership and Talent. Prior to joining Schusterman, Alicia served as the Director of the Executive Office at Color Of Change where she provided high-level executive support to the president and managed the day-to-day operations for the office, serving as the primary contact for all internal and external requests. Prior to joining Color Of Change in 2015, Alicia served as Senior Administrative Coordinator to the national CEO at Girl Scouts of the USA and supported President Lee Bollinger as part of his executive support team in the Office of the President at Columbia University. There she provided executive level assistance and helped manage the information flow from all levels of the organization, working directly with a large network of internal and external stakeholders.
With over fifteen years of experience working in non-profit, higher education and the financial sector, she has also held extensive roles at the YMCA of San Francisco, investment consulting firm Callan Associates, Bank of America and Meals on Wheels of San Francisco. Highly driven and a dynamic team player, Alicia holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of San Francisco and an MBA from Walden University.
Location: Washington, D.C.
Industry: Philanthropy, Nonprofit Executive Management