Leilani Pimentel

Leilani Matāsaua Pimentel is the Director of Development with City Fund. She previously led development for APIA Scholars, where she expanded national investments in higher education equity for first-generation, low-income Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders. She is the former Press Secretary for the late Congressman Eni Faleomavaega, of her family’s native American Sāmoa. Leilani is a graduate of Stanford University. She lives in Reno, Nevada with her husband and two daughters.