Jenny Duarte provides executive support to Rami Branitzky, Paul Levine and Elizabeth Patterson. Prior to joining Sapphire Ventures in 2016, she spent three years at the San Jose Earthquakes serving as the Community Relations Coordinator. She took the lead on many charitable efforts including Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, the “Get Earthquakes Fit” program and partnering with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society on their annual Light the Night Walk. She also worked for a family-owned property management company, CGMC Corporation, for several years assisting with administration and accounting.
Jenny graduated from Santa Clara University with a BA in Communications. During college, she studied abroad in Barcelona, Spain where she grew to love travel and has since planned yearly trips abroad. Jenny is also passionate about giving back to her community. She is currently the Chair for the Young Professional Advisory Council (YPAC) Silicon Valley, which assists the Make-a-Wish Foundation through fundraising and advocacy activities.