Steven Love

Director of Development

Steven Love is the Development Director at CGRS. Steven has more than 20 years of executive level experience, working with Bay Area nonprofit organizations focusing on legal services, the environment, higher education and social service. He has provided strategic leadership to the Justice & Diversity Center of the Bar Association of San Francisco, California Wildlife Foundation, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and the Foundation for Youth Investment, developing campaigns to increase individual and foundation giving. He began his career in philanthropy working for East Bay Regional Park District where he raised private funds to provide broader public access to parks as Development Director for the Regional Parks Foundation. He has also served as Director of Athletic Development and Major Gift Officer for the University of San Francisco and the University of California at Berkeley, raising funds to provide scholarships for under-served youth. He is also active in his local community in Oakland and is a recent graduate of the Alameda County Leadership Academy. He served on the Board of Directors for Shotgun Players, leading the Fundraising Committee and Capital Campaign Committee. Steven holds a BSBA from the University of Phoenix and is a graduate of the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University.