Danielle (“Dani”) Geanacopoulos joined The Rockefeller Foundation in January 2017, bringing nearly 10 years of experience in public policy to the President’s Office where she serves as a Director. In this role, Dani leads the coordination of President Rajiv J. Shah’s external engagements and strategic priorities across the Foundation.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Dani served as Special Assistant to Dr. Shah in his post USAID work at Latitude Capital – an emerging markets private equity fund. She previously worked in the United States Senate in the offices of Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT). She began her career in the private sector at UBS’s U.S. Office of Public Policy in Washington, DC.
Dani received her BA from the University of Virginia, and lives in New York City with her husband.