Krista Washington

Senior Communications Officer

Krista Washington EBCF Senior Communications Officer    Krista Washington recently joined the East Bay Community Foundation (EBCF) as the Senior Communications Officer. In this position, she is responsible for expanding EBCF’s communications efforts to solidify and amplify its role in advancing a just East Bay. Prior to EBCF, Krista served as the Director of Marketing & Communications for the Oakland-based nonprofit, Coaching Corps. Additionally, she served as the head of marketing and communications at the U.S. Soccer Foundation (Washington, D.C.) where she lead all aspects of marketing and communications – from branding, digital strategy and analytics to thought–leadership and public relations.


Krista received her M.B.A. from San Diego State University and holds Bachelor of Arts degrees in Exercise/Sport Science-Sports Administration and Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. When she’s not reading about the latest trending topics, you can find her on a yoga mat, running, or trying a new recipe.