Anna Basallaje provides direction and day-to-day management of several key functions at EJS including finance, administration, human resources, and development. She also participates as a member of the senior management team. Previously, Anna served as the Fundraising Manager with Asian Americans Advancing Justice, a national affiliation of four civil rights organizations in Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Washington D.C. Prior to this, she served as Deputy Director for OASES, a community based education organization that served K-12 students and their families in Oakland. She has also worked with the James Irvine Foundation in their Youth Program, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles as Director of the Youth and Parent Leadership Project, with the Fulfillment Fund in their College Pathways Project, and as a Student Affairs Officer with the University of California, Berkeley Graduate Opportunity Program. Anna is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley.