Gregory Earnest

Greg joins the Partnership for the Bay’s future most recently from Northwestern Mutual Real Estate Investments, where he managed a portfolio of multifamily and mixed-use properties. Greg also spent time in the underwriting unit, where he was responsible for underwriting commercial mortgages and equity investments. His interest in government stems from his belief that our … Read more

Nori Dubon

Nori Dubon was raised in East Oakland and is dedicated to ensuring the Bay Area remains a diverse and inclusive place for people of all backgrounds. Her interests and career have centered around community organizations, government, public policy and community development. Most recently she worked for the Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF), a national CDFI … Read more

Benjamin Toney

Benjamin Toney is a proud product of the public school system in Oakland, California. He worked as an organizer in Los Angeles to recruit and develop community leaders to advance racial and economic justice. Ben has also worked with youth as a recreation and arts coordinator, a tutor, and college admissions mentor. On a personal … Read more

Sharron Watts

Sharron is a native San Franciscan, with nearly two decades of professional experience serving communities. Sharron consistently engages with community members within the context that housing is health. She is equally invested in disrupting opportunities and systems which directly compromise optimal health outcomes. Her eternal passion for advocacy and equity influences her commitment and motivates … Read more

Meredith Rupp

Meredith has worked in affordable housing for six years, first in advocacy at Greenbelt Alliance, South Bay and then in housing policy as a Senior Planner for Urban Planning Partners. While at Urban Planning Partners, Meredith managed several Housing Elements and led the Alameda County Planning Collaborative to build capacity for affordable housing solutions and … Read more

Trisha Gonzalez

Trisha is a first-generation immigrant and Oakland native. She has dedicated 13+ years of her career in affordable housing with both property management and real estate development experience. Trisha has led the charge on lease-up teams during her tenure in property management and has worked on both rehabilitation and new construction projects, while on the … Read more