Gillian Calof

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Amandeep Judge

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Brian McCracken

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Brian McCracken is the Chief Financial Officer at ClimateWorks Foundation. He has over 20 years of experience in finance roles and has led ClimateWorks’ finance team since 2012. Prior to joining ClimateWorks, Mr. McCracken worked as an independent financial consultant, helping establish financial and reporting infrastructure at for-profit start-ups in addition to several emerging San Francisco-based non-profits, including ClimateWorks Foundation, Taproot Foundation, and Tipping Point Community. Mr. McCracken was also a key member of the senior executive team at iSyndicate, a digital syndication company, where he held leadership positions in finance, products, and business development, Mr. McCracken helped lead iSyndicate from pre-launch to $12 million in annual revenues, and then brokered the sale of the company. Earlier, Brian managed the budgeting process and financial planning for Adobe. Brian holds a M.B.A. from the Darden School at the University of Virginia and a B.A. in economics from Whitman College.

Melissa Mendoza

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Melissa Mendoza is a Recruitment Specialist at ClimateWorks Foundation. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial-Organizational Psychology.

Charis Shafer

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Charis Shafer (she/they) is Grants Manager at ClimateWorks. Charis comes to ClimateWorks from the Open Society Foundations where they worked in the Office of the General Counsel as senior assistant to the general counsel and later as a legal specialist. Charis has a B.A. from New York University in art history and two Masters’ degrees: one from the University of Essex in film and literature and the other from Columbia University in oral history.  While not working at ClimateWorks, they enjoy cooking, long-distance running, playing the piano, and volunteering for an organization that assists in resettlement efforts for refugees from Afghanistan.