Calling | To dig into complex, layered social and economic problems and pull out collaboration and clarity – without oversimplifying realities.
Extracurriculars | Teal is the co-founder of Galvanize Partners, focused on strategic international philanthropy and specializing in advocacy and public partnerships. She sits on the board of the Global Gratitude Alliance, providing trauma healing support to communities globally. She is a facilitator for group-based healing work in the Bay Area and a Vinyasa yoga teacher.
Path | Born in Denver; lived in Aspen, Oakland, Berkeley, Austria, Hungary, Chicago, Los Angeles, Seattle, Senegal, San Francisco, Truckee. 12 bedrooms, 5 schools, 4 languages, 3 countries by age 18. Educated at Northwestern University (BA in Religious philosophy, BS in Communications) and UC Berkeley (Master of Public Policy). Now lives in San Francisco with her husband Mark and five pairs of skis.
AKA | Tealy Squeely; Bop; Sister; Azul