Jennifer Beck - Senior Program Associate

Jennifer is a Senior Program Associate at the Foundation.  In this role, she works with other Foundation staff to craft and implement investment strategies that advance the Foundation’s desired results within its four priority areas. Jennifer has a Ph.D. in Social and Personality Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, and a B.A. from the University of New Hampshire. Prior to joining the Foundation in 2016, Jennifer was an independent consultant specializing in evaluating programs and initiatives for clients in the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors. Additionally, she was a full-time psychology professor at Austin Community College in Austin, Texas for more than 10 years where she helped to lead multiple student success initiatives, in addition to teaching undergraduate courses.