Jennifer Costa

Director of Human Resources and Staff Development

Jennifer Costa is Director of Human Resources and Staff Development for Roots Community Health Center. Ms. Costa, a Bay Area native, has long worked with organizations throughout the East Bay and San Francisco that uplift persons who experience homelessness and unemployment, and who face multiple obstacles upon re-entering society after incarceration.  She comes to Roots not only with a nonprofit background, but also with a certification in Professional Human Resources.  


Ms. Costa earned her B.A. in Sociology from the University of California-Santa Barbara, her M.A. in Counseling from St. Mary’s College of California, and her Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Golden Gate University.