Arron Jiron

Arron Jiron

Board Chair
Program Officer at the S.D. Bechtel
Jr. Foundation

Arron Jiron is a Program Officer at the S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation where his grantmaking focuses on policy, advocacy, and systems building to advance the Foundation’s  Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math educational goals.  He previously was a  Program Officer at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation where his work advanced California's early education, after-school, and summer learning programs. Arron  started his career at a community action agency in Nebraska where he led the creation of the Youth Opportunities Center and co-developed a nationally recognized restorative justice project for youth in the juvenile justice system.