SVP, Public Affairs and Impact
Ezra Garrett has served as our Senior Vice President of Public Affairs and Impact since August 2015. Prior to joining Oportun, Ezra served as Vice President of Community Relations and Chief Sustainability Officer at Pacific Gas and Electric Company, or PG&E. Ezra's experience includes leadership roles in Government Relations and Corporate Affairs at PG&E, where he worked for a total of 13 years, from 2000 to 2005 and again from 2007 to August 2015, including serving as the Executive Director of the PG&E Corporation Foundation from December 2010 to August 2015. From 2005 to 2007, Ezra was a Senior Community Relations Specialist at Target Corporation. Ezra has served on the boards of directors of Leadership San Francisco since 2010, the Latino Community Foundation since 2013, and the Association of Corporate Contributions Professionals since 2014. Ezra received a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley with an emphasis in International Relations.