Jessica Lazar
Jessica Lazar, Program Officer
As Sobrato Family Foundation’s Program Officer for our Healthy People & Places and 21st Century Education programs, Jessica Lazar aids program design and implementation, and helps build and maintain relationships with our grantee partners, funding peers, and other leaders in the field. She brings a strong background in nonprofit professional experience to the Foundation from her previous position at Playworks in Silicon Valley, where she served as program coordinator and then as program manager. At Playworks, Ms. Lazar oversaw all aspects of school site programming, including planning, implementation, performance evaluation and budgeting, as well as the management, support, and cultivation of the teams that implemented programs in more than 25 schools in the region. Ms. Lazar holds a Masters in Nonprofit Administration from University of San Francisco, and a BA in History from Santa Clara University.