Principal Foundations & Grants
Drew Woodward joined SPUR in September 2019 after receiving his MPA from CU Denver and moving back to his hometown of Oakland. Prior to joining SPUR, he spent time with the City and County of Denver's Auditor's Office working on performance audits of the city's programs and departments. His work in grants management and foundation relations includes time with the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County and a local chapter of the American Red Cross. He also served for two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the eastern province of Zambia, working with locals to improve community health outcomes. He's an avid sports fan and enjoys rooting for the Oakland A's, Golden State Warriors, San Francisco 49ers and Cal Berkeley.