Elana Gimbel joined the Fulfillment Fund in January of 2016. As a Development Manager Elana is charged with managing the Scholar Bridge Network, a key auxiliary group. This group supports the Fulfillment Fund through fundraising, events, student support and financial contributions. She is also responsible for building and maintaining relationships with supporters of the Fulfillment Fund by deepening their connection to our mission.
Elana brings a passion for education and fundraising, having worked as a High School English Teacher for underserved youth for six years and volunteer fundraising at her children’s school. Elana has always had a passion and commitment to help members of underserved communities reach their potential.
She received her Bachelors of Arts in English from the University of Texas at Austin and her teaching Credential in Secondary Education from California State University, Northridge.