Rebecca Goldberg, Senior Program Officer

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Rebecca joined the Foundation in 2013, and she is a senior program officer in the Education Program. Her focus on the Character team is on supporting high quality out-of-school time (OST) programs in California and nationally that embed character building into their youth development practices. Her grant portfolio at the Foundation focuses on supporting quality improvement, dissemination of evidence-based character development practices, organizational capacity building, and growth strategies. Rebecca brings a wealth of experience supporting OST programs and adult practice in her previous roles working at a statewide after-school intermediary and locally in Los Angeles where she ran career pathway programs for young adults into teaching and other industries. Rebecca earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religion from Colgate University. She is passionate about youth development, serves as Board Chair of the San Francisco region of Playworks, and is on the steering committee of Grantmakers for Thriving Youth chairing its OST Funder Work Group.