Rebecca is a fundraiser and administrator with over two decades of experience in the nonprofit sector. Rebecca is currently developing materials for S&W that will help nonprofits align their fundraising efforts with social justice and anti-racist values.

Rebecca’s development work is notable for her holistic and mission-driven approach to fundraising, effective collaborations with program staff and leadership, and her skill in raising funds for programming across the arts, media, education, and social services sectors.

Prior Experience

Before joining S&W, she served as development staff for several nonprofit organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area, including Community Works West, an organization supporting communities impacted by incarceration, and the Bay Area Video Coalition, a media justice organization. Rebecca also served on the foundations and government support team at KQED Public Media for Northern California and as Development Director of Aurora Theatre Company in Berkeley.

Before she shifted her focus to fundraising, Rebecca managed arts and education programs for Community Works West, Young Audiences of Northern California, and California Lawyers for the Arts. She is also an exhibiting visual artist, community muralist, and arts educator who has worked locally with the Philadelphia Museum of Art and Mural Arts.

Recent S&W Clients

  • AccessMatters
  • People’s Emergency Center
  • WIN Recovery
  • Arch Street Meeting House Preservation Trust
  • Gesu School
  • Reading Terminal Market


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Painting – Rhode Island School of Design
  • Master’s Degree in Education – San Francisco State University
  • Master’s Degree (candidate) in Fine Arts – University of Hartford