Gretchen Sandler lives in San Francisco with her husband, James Sandler, her two adult children, and her dog, Bella. She is an active philanthropist in the Bay Area and California focusing on Domestic Worker rights and Gender Equity. She has been involved in the Domestic Worker movement for over 20 years. Gretchen served for seven years on the Board of Directors of the Women’s Foundation of California and is a long time member of the Women’s Catalytic Fund Giving Circle. She currently serves on the Board of Alliance for Girls, an alliance of girl-serving organizations advancing gender equity. She is a trained educator and taught elementary school in San Francisco Unified and is a past Trustee of the Urban School of San Francisco. Gretchen loves to cook, travel, read and knit.