Allegra Thomas joined the foundation in 2016 as a member of the SFARI team. She is a graduate of the University of California, Santa Cruz, where she earned a B.A. in psychology. Prior to joining the foundation, Thomas worked as a legal assistant at a tenants’ rights law firm in San Francisco. She has held a variety of administrative positions in the nonprofit sector, including auditor for the YMCA of San Francisco and Single Stop USA through AmeriCorps VISTA.