VP, Strategy & Member Engagement
Jenifer Fernandez Ancona is Vice President, Strategy & Member Engagement at the Women Donors Network. She has a wide range of experience in communications, donor organizing, strategy development, grassroots organizing, and multi-racial coalition building.
As Director of Strategic Communications at Citizen Engagement Laboratory, Jenifer helped to launch and grow progressive online organizing initiatives focused on communities of color, including Presente.org and ColorOfChange.org.
Jenifer also served as a Senior Advisor to progressive donors Steve Phillips and Susan Sandler, as a consultant to the Democracy Alliance, as a top legislative aide in the California State Assembly, and as a news reporter for the Los Angeles Times.
Jenifer serves on the boards of Citizen Engagement Laboratory and We Vote, and holds a BS degree in journalism from Northern Arizona University.