Mara Williams Low
Mara Williams Low, Program Director
Mara is the Sobrato Family Foundation’s Program Director, responsible for Nonprofit Center programming, the Nonprofit Sustainability Initiative as well as the operational aspects of the foundation. Prior to her current position, Mara was Program Officer and managed the application and selection process for Nonprofit Center tenants. Before joining SFF in 2006, Mara served three years as Grants Administrator at The Valley Foundation in Los Gatos, and from 1998-2005, was the Associate Director of Adage School of Performing Arts, a dance school and pre-professional company in Milpitas. She also spent years as an Editorial Producer for the San Jose Mercury News. In her free time, Mara teaches contemporary dance. She holds a BA in English from UC Berkeley.