Gary Sinise Foundation

Our Team

Akweta Bereal

Akweta Bereal joined the Gary Sinise Foundation in November 2019 as the Director of External Relations and is responsible for the coordination and strategic development of the ​Foundation’s external relationships. Akweta holds an MFA from Mills College and before joining the team at GS​​F, held roles at the City of Hope National Medical Center, Caltech and the University of Arizona. In those positions, she worked strategically to strengthen donor stewardship, engagement and communication​,​ and the management of advisory groups, boards and volunteer committees.

She is honored to be a part of the Gary Sinise Foundation and feels privileged to support its mission, honor our veterans, first responders and their families.