Senior Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Julita Eleveld is a senior program officer at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, where she leads the learning and engagement opportunities for signatories, family, and staff of the Giving Pledge, a commitment by the world's wealthiest individuals and families to dedicate the majority of their wealth to philanthropy. She also leads the measurement, learning, and evaluation efforts of the foundation's Philanthropic Partnerships team.
Prior to joining the foundation, she managed University of Washington's Nancy Bell Evans Center on Nonprofits & Philanthropy, was a founding staff member of the Seattle Girls School, and worked in a variety of business development and product and brand management roles at packaged goods and consumer-focused internet companies and in corporate finance investment banking. She holds a BA from U.C Berkeley and an MBA from Stanford University and was a Fulbright Scholar at the National University of Singapore.