Robert Joseph

Senior Program Manager

Tipping Point Community

Oakland Director

Robert is a Senior Program Officer at Tipping Point Community, a foundation based in San Francisco that seeks to alleviate poverty in the Bay Area. He manages a portfolio of grantees that work in four primary issue areas: education, employment, housing and family wellbeing. Prior to Tipping Point, Robert was as a Program Officer at the S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation with a focus on civic education and youth development. Robert is an attorney by training, and spent his early career at private firms and briefly in criminal defense. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and English from Emory University, and he holds a Juris Doctor from Duke University School of Law.