As the executive assistant, Tatianna (Tati) Santos supports the leadership team, plans board meetings, and helps ensure that the office retains a lively and driven culture. Tati also works closely with the donor resources team to showcase the work of the Foundation’s grantees to the OutGiver network.
Tati graduated with from Lehigh University with a double major in women’s studies and sociology. As an undergraduate, she worked in the LGBTQIA Student Affairs implementing outreach programs and helped guide her sorority, Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority Incorporated, while winning the Greek Woman of the Year award for her leadership in the chapter and Greek community.
Shortly after graduating, Tati moved to Colorado and worked as a teen outreach program specialist with the Boys and Girls Club and as a comprehensive sexual health educator with Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains. Through these experiences, Tati honed her presentation and administrative skills while seeking to ensure that Coloradan teens, particularly LGBTQ youth, were empowered and able to transparently live out their lives.
Originally from southern Brazil, Tati immigrated to the United States when she was seven years old. She lives in Denver and spends her non-working time with her cat Bandit.