Sasha supports various Bay Area communities--including Santa Clara and San Francisco--in their efforts to end homelessness. She assists them with grant application and compliance, training design and facilitation, needs assessment, and strategic planning. Sasha also facilitates inter-community planning processes and capacity building to strengthen regional responses to homelessness. She works with program- and system-level performance measurement, including user support for HomeBase’s Program Evaluation and Scoring Tool (PRESTO), a web-based platform for analyzing the performance of homeless housing and service projects and systems of care.
Prior to joining HomeBase, Sasha was a Liberty Hill Foundation Fellow at California Lawyers for the Arts. She holds a B.A. in Political Science, magna cum laude, from UCLA, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. Sasha also holds a J.D. from UCLA School of Law.
Sasha is an avid reader, traveler, photographer, hiker, scuba diver, and cook. She is fluent in Russian and Spanish and proficient in French.