Dena Kimball is the executive director of The Kendeda Fund. She also oversees the Girls’ Rights program.
Before joining The Kendeda Fund in 2012, Dena served as Vice President of Network Support for Teach For All; Vice President of Alumni Affairs and Deputy Vice President of Admissions for Teach for America; and as Executive Director of GirlVentures in San Francisco, a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire adolescent girls to develop and express their strengths.
Dena holds an MPP from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and a BA in political science from Emory University. She was the founding Chair of American Jewish World Service’s Global Circle and sits on the Board of the Directors of redefinED atlanta.
Dena lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband and two daughters.