STAFF

Vallie Brown
Director 
vallie.brown@sfgov.org

Jason M. Blackwell
Associate Director 
jason.blackwell@sfgov.org

Kara Owens
Program Coordinator
kara.owens@sfgov.org

Tabitha Tapia
Senior Finance and Operations Manager 
tabitha.tapia@sfgov.org

Kimberly Brandon
Senior Vice President (Ret.)
Morgan Stanley

Jonathan Moscone (Chair)
Chief Producer
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Yoyo Chan
Director of Public Affairs
Golden State Warriors

Pati Navalta Poblete
Editor-in-Chief, San Francisco Magazine-Founder/Executive Director, The Robby Poblete Foundation

Erika Gee
Fundraising and Program Manager,
National Coalition of Asian Pacific
American Community Development

Marcus Shelby
Musician

Lanita Henriquez (Vice Chair)
Director
Community Challenge Grants

Debra Walker
Artist

Nicola Miner
President
Miner Anderson Family Foundation

Anne Wintroub
Director, Social Innovation
AT&T Foundation

For more information on the GFTA Advisory Panel framework and structure, please click here.

If you would like to contact a member of the Grants for the Arts Advisory Panel, please email gfta@sfgov.org.