Gloria is Executive Director of East Bay Housing Organizations, the leading advocacy coalition promoting affordable housing and housing justice in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. She oversees all aspects of organizational development and leads several policy and coalition campaigns. Gloria has over 15 years of experience in social justice and community development in the Bay Area, Boston, and her hometown area of Washington, D.C. She has a master’s in City and Regional Planning from UC-Berkeley, and a B.A. in history from Harvard University. She is Vice Chair of the Alameda County Measure A1 Advisory Committee and serves on the boards of EveryOne Home and the California Reinvestment Coalition. She lives in Oakland with her wife and two children.