Esperanza Pallana

2021
Director of Strategic Initiatives
Community Vision

Esperanza has 20+ years of experience in nonprofit strategy and management. At Community Vision, she drives investment that institutes leadership by, and honors the labor of, people of color. Esperanza works to align organizational systems and initiatives that ensure that Community Vision’s programmatic strategies are focused on creating measurable, sustainable social change rooted in equity and justice. Esperanza’s career has an extensive background in food systems, environmental health, and public health advocacy, always with a deep calling to promote racial and economic equity. Esperanza holds a Master degree in Nonprofit Administration from University of San Francisco.