Ebony Frelix Beckwith '91 is the EVP and Chief Philanthropy Officer at Salesforce.org, where she leads the company’s strategic philanthropic work and its global employee community engagement activities. In her role, she is responsible for engaging more than 36,000 employees in volunteer opportunities, as well as administering millions of dollars in grants to improve communities around the world.
Ebony has been recognized as one of San Francisco Business Times’ Most Influential Women in Bay Area Business, as well as one of San Francisco Business Times’ Beyond the Check award recipients two years in a row. As a champion for women and girls, Ebony currently serves on the board of Women’s Funding Network, Women Who Code Advisory Board, along with Hamilton Families. She an executive sponsor for the Salesforce Women’s Network whose vision is to build a global women’s network to empower, support, and invest in a global community of women.
Ebony holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems from Golden Gate University.