Development and Communications Director

Phone: (510) 251-1600 ext. 106


Deb Janes joined the Pacific Institute in 2014 to lead its fund development efforts and oversee its communications activities. Prior to joining the Pacific Institute, Deb held fund development leadership and management positions in environmental, investigative journalism, and community-focused nonprofits. She began her career as a newspaper reporter. Deb holds a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oregon.