President’s Office

Dimple Pajwani

Chief Strategy and Operations Officer
Chief of staff, strategic planning, business operations, strategic initiatives
(415) 644-4890

San José

Apolonia Noble

Executive Assistant
San José office manager, San José board inquiries, support for the San José director
(408) 638-0083


Megan Hophan

Executive Assistant
Oakland office manager, Oakland and San Francisco board inquiries, support for the Oakland director
(510) 827-1903


Kristy Wang

Community Planning Policy Director
Housing and community planning programs, including neighborhood plans and project review
(415) 644-4884

Eli Zigas

Food and Agriculture Policy Director
Food and Agriculture program, including regional food systems, food access and urban agriculture
(415) 644-4881


Heather Olinto

Chief Development Officer
General fundraising questions, including membership, planned giving, grants and event sponsorships
(415) 644-4281

Kat Kester

Development Events Manager
Event logistics or programming questions for SPUR's signature events
(415) 644-4283

Public Engagement

Allison Arieff

Editorial Director
Main press contact; media inquiries and partnerships; The Urbanist, SPUR's monthly magazine
(415) 322-0753

Livesey Pack

Public Programming Assistant
Inquiries about lunchtime forums and walking tours in San Francisco and Oakland
(415) 781-8726 x132


Lawrence Li

Strategy and Operations Director
Human resources, information systems, facilities, office
(415) 644-8236‬