Inspired by her grandmother’s stories of suffragists marching on New York City’s Fifth Avenue in the early 1900s, Barbara has worked to educate the public about gender disparities in government since 1998. Today, through the Foundation’s nonpartisan Governors research, Barbara gives women candidates, elected officials, and other leaders at all levels essential knowledge to meet the challenges of campaigning.
Nicole Carlsburg leads the Foundation’s nonpartisan efforts to advance women’s political equality and increase women’s representation in the field of contemporary art.
Amanda Hunter promotes the Barbara Lee Family Foundation’s mission to advance women’s representation in American politics by leading communications efforts. She oversees the communications team for the Foundation, including its digital strategy and media relations.
Allison Goldberg advances the Barbara Lee Family Foundation’s mission to increase women’s political representation through overseeing non-partisan grantmaking activities, event planning, and research projects.
Communications Manager Stephanie Knapp promotes the Barbara Lee Family Foundation’s mission to advance women’s representation in American politics through writing, public relations, and other strategic communications functions. Prior to joining the Barbara Lee Family Foundation, Stephanie worked as the Manager of Communications—leading content strategy, media relations, and more—at BlueHub Capital, a nonprofit Community Development Financial […]
Jenna Klein advances the Barbara Lee Family Foundation mission through non-partisan grant-making initiatives that expand women’s participation in American politics and contemporary art.
Alexandra David furthers the Barbara Lee Family Foundation’s mission by supporting Executive Director, Nicole Carlsburg, as well as the program team, with scheduling and logistics.
Richa Lagu is an Administrative Assistant for the Barbara Lee Family Foundation, supporting Executive Director Nicole Carlsburg and the rest of the Program Team with scheduling, communication, and logistics.
Ashley Rose Lokken promotes the Barbara Lee Family Foundation’s mission to advance women's representation in American politics by spearheading the foundation’s digital and social media efforts.