Jean Rivers joined the Carnegie Foundation in 2015 as the special assistant to the vice president of administration, where she serves as office manager and coordinates a wide range of special projects for core operations.
Mrs. Rivers has spent many years working in not-for-profit theater. She has worked for Arena Stage, American Musical Theatre of San Jose, and most recently as the controller for San Jose Repertory Theatre. She has also served in an accounting capacity in retail and roofing environments. Mrs. Rivers holds a bachelor's degree from Humboldt State University, where she majored in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.