Abra Annes Silles has been a leader in the fundraising business, conducting hundreds of charity auctions and raising millions of dollars for a variety of nonprofit organizations, including Giant Steps. As a member of the National Auctioneers Association, Abra is one of 28 people in California to have their Benefit Auction Specialist designation.

A philanthropist herself, Abra serves on many boards and organizations both nationally and locally. She is a member of Jewish Federation North America’s National Young Leadership Cabinet and currently serves as the National Orientation Chair; she is also a past Women’s Philanthropy Fundraising Chair for the San Francisco Jewish Community Federation.

In her free time Abra loves to ride her horse. She also loves to swim, hike, and explore the San Francisco Bay Area. Her three young children also keep her (and her husband, Jordan) busy!