Abby Schaller

Abby Schaller

Senior Program Officer – Education

aschaller@gatesfamilyfoundation.org  |  (303) 316-3002

Abby joined Gates Family Foundation in September of 2015. She manages the education team’s research and evaluation efforts, identifies and reviews opportunities for impact investment aligned to the education program, and develops and implements grantmaking strategies to engage a broad set of grantees, particularly in rural areas. Prior to Gates, Abby worked at the Center for Network Science at the University of Colorado – Denver School of Public Affairs and at Jefferson County School District (Jeffco). At Jeffco, she supported the collection, reporting, analysis, and interpretation of data to inform curricular and instructional decision-making. Previously Abby worked for Klein Buendel, a public health research firm, administering various grant-funded behavioral health projects. Abby has a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Puget Sound and an M.A. in Public Administration from the University of Colorado – Denver.