Jackie Schultz (she/her) lives on unceded Coast Salish territory in the 37th legislative district -Seattle. As a child, Jackie emigrated from South Korea to Eastern Washington. As a mixed-race youth coming into a community with limited social services for families like hers, she knew she wanted to focus her education and eventual career to give back in support of immigrants, youth, and families in need. She believes in the imperative need to redistribute power and resources to advance racial and social justice. Jackie strives to continuously learn and connect her work and network to support investments of change. In addition to working in local philanthropy for two decades, Jackie serves as a member of the Asian Pacific Directors Coalition (APDC) and Philanthropy Northwest, and she holds degrees in International Studies and Political Science from the University of Washington and a master’s degree in Public Administration.