Jillian Misrack is the Vice President of Development, at LACI, responsible for fundraising and partnerships across the organization. Prior to LACI, Jillian worked as a Grants Officer at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation with the Education Program and Special Initiatives to facilitate their grantmaking. Before joining the Hewlett Foundation, Jillian worked for Pacific Community Ventures, as Program Manager, connecting entrepreneurs with resources they need to run and grow their businesses successfully. Jillian has held roles as the Vice President, Community Investments at Full Circle Fund, overseeing grantmaking strategy operations and compliance, and managed AOL Time Warner’s West Coast grantmaking and employee engagement programs. Jillian also served on The Volunteer Center of San Francisco and San Mateo County Board of Directors as Board Chair and Co-Chaired Northern California Grantmakers Public Policy Committee. Jillian, an organ donor, volunteers for the California Donor Transplant Network, educating people about organ and tissue donation.
Jillian earned her B.A. in history from San Francisco State University and has completed coursework at Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship.