Our Team

Staff

Danika Dellor

Danika Dellor

Executive Director

danika@wandasiliconvalley.org

Danika brings more than fifteen years of executive and fundraising experience to her role as Executive Director of WANDA through her past work with a variety of growth-based nonprofit organizations. She has a successful record of cultivating and sustaining philanthropic relations with foundations, donors, government and civic agencies. Through her experience, she has established organizational policy and strategy for a variety of nonprofits in the fields of education, arts, health and human services. A native San Franciscan, Danika was raised by a single mother and feels especially connected to her work fulfilling WANDA’s mission.

Jennifer Advani

Jennifer Advani

Program Manager

jennifer@wandasiliconvalley.org

Jennifer has worked for more than a decade in program and project management in local nonprofits involved in a variety of causes, including literacy, medical research, and education. She feels fortunate to be working to further WANDA’s goals of providing support and empowerment to mothers and children through education and investment. Prior to working in the nonprofit sector, she worked as a teacher in France and in the private sector.

Michelle Ross

Michelle Ross

Administrative Assistant

michelle@wandasiliconvalley.org

Michelle is a seasoned marketing administrator for technology companies and, most recently, the nonprofit arena. Broad computer background combined with a focus on marketing programs that drive measurable results. Experienced in creative branding, on-line marketing, e-mail marketing, collateral and messaging for both large companies such as Apple Computer, and nonprofits including WANDA Silicon Valley, Aspiranet, National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship, and Village Enterprise Fund. I am so proud to work for an organization like WANDA that transforms the lives of single moms.

Governance Council

  • Corinne Augustine
  • Glowe Chang
  • Dianne Giancarlo
  • Luba Kipnis
  • Susan Kokores
  • Wanda Kownacki
  • Elizabeth Ronn, Chair