Pamela Merchant

Pamela Merchant

An attorney by training, Pamela has spent the past several years providing leadership, strategic planning, fundraising, and governance advice to nonprofits. Most recently, Pamela served as Interim Executive Director of San Francisco SafeHouse a transitional housing program for homeless women surviving sexual exploitation. Prior to that, she spent nine years as the Executive Director of the Center for Justice & Accountability, an international legal organization dedicated to ending human rights abuse and seeking justice through litigation, outreach and education. In addition to serving on Community Vision's board for more than a decade, she has sat on numerous other nonprofit boards including Continuum HIV Day Services, Tenderloin Health and the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission. Pamela holds a B.A. from Georgetown University and a J.D. from Boston College Law School.