Saul Olivas (they/them) assists with the writing, submission, and reporting of grants for CFJ. As Grant Manager they form an integral part of the Development Team and serve to further all funding and development projects. Additionally, they support the Communications Team with cross-departmental communication and organizational narrative creation. Saul accidentally began grant writing in undergrad and has successfully navigated many years of grant management. Their greatest desire is to exist fully in their work and be a tool for change. A life-long reader and writer, they enjoy anything and everything that involves a story. Whether talking about your day around the campire or watching someone fall off a stage—they are all uniquely beautiful stories. Born and raised in San Diego, Saul is known at CFJ for surfing, dancing, and laughing.