Executive Director & President, Albertsons Companies Foundation
Granting Programs in Times of Crisis
Christy Duncan Anderson joined Safeway in 2006 to work on teams to develop Just for U, the Promise campaign, and O Organics for Baby and Toddler launches. Christy became the Executive Director of The Safeway Foundation, now called Albertsons Companies Foundation, in 2011. She manages all of Albertsons Companies’ philanthropic and community giving, including spearheading the Nourishing Neighbors movement. A Santa Clara University graduate, Christy worked previously at many NGO and nonprofit organizations, served in the Peace Corps, and worked in advertising at J. Walter Thompson. Christy also serves as the Vice-Chair for the California Grocer Association Educational Foundation and is the Co-Chair for the Network of Executive Women in NorCal. Christy believes in the power of local communities and has worked as a change agent to stretch the traditional roles of corporations beyond “giving back” to sparking true impact and transformation.