Based in the Bay Area, The 11th Hour Project is the grant-making arm of The Schmidt Family Foundation, established by Eric and Wendy Schmidt in 2006.

Working at the nexus of Energy, Food & Agriculture, and Human Rights, the 11th Hour Project builds resilient systems for food, water and human health. 

 

Our Team

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Joseph Sciortino

Executive Director

 

Amy Rao

President

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Sarah Bell

Program Director

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Jamie Dean

Program Director

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Lauren Davis

Program Director

 
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Michael Roberts

Program Manager

Christina Vrachnos

Communications

Jake Mogan

Program Manager

 
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Maria Koulouris

Program Director

Kiara Ott

Program Coordinator

Maggie Nyce

Program Associate

 
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Melody Gonzales

grants Management Associate

Kharleen Teruel

Project assistant

Ellyn Peabody

Operations Director