Kinkini Banerjee, appointed to the board in March 2014, is a women’s and children’s advocate who is principal at Sage Transformations, a public health consulting firm in San Leandro. She also works with the U.S. Breastfeeding Committee on a national initiative supporting breast-feeding coalitions.
Trustee Banerjee previously worked on policy and advocacy issues for the California WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Association. She began her career as a hospital dietitian in Mumbai, India, and holds a master’s degree in nutrition from Washington State University.
Trustee Banerjee also served as president of the Board of Trustees for Building Futures with Women and Children, an agency that provides housing, safety and stability to the homeless and survivors of domestic violence.