Senior Communications Officer
Mandy is the Senior Communications Officer for the Kenneth Rainin Foundation. She directs social media, website, and public and media relations strategies for the Foundation. She has extensive experience in philanthropy, communications and fundraising. Prior to joining the Foundation, she was the Senior Director of Communications and Marketing at a managed care health plan serving low-income families. In that capacity, she developed brand awareness campaigns, helped to launch two health care programs, and managed a range of cross-cultural communications. Mandy worked at the Boston Foundation’s Persistent Poverty Project and has held program positions at the Greater Worcester Community Foundation, the James Irvine Foundation and the Charles Schwab Corporation Foundation.
She has a BA in American Studies from the University of Texas at San Antonio and an MA in Organization and Leadership from the University of San Francisco. She completed the Executive Program in Public Program Management at Harvard University and is a former fellow with the National Hispana Leadership Institute.