Community Leader; UC San Diego Foundation, Trustee
A self-described “philanthropreneur,” Darcy believes in contributing to the community through active philanthropic involvement. A vocal catalyst for positive change, she is co-founder of San Diego Social Venture Partners (SVP) and SVP International.
Darcy currently serves as chair of the Scholarship Committee and serves on the Public Policy Committee. She is also a founding member of the San Diego Women’s Foundation, past-chair of the UCSD Undergraduate Scholarship Council, and is a UC San Diego trustee.
A member of The San Diego Foundation board from 2000-2009, she also chaired its North County Coastal Civic Alliance and served on the Strategic Planning Committee and the San Diego Regional Disaster Fund board.
In addition to being past president of the UCSD Staff Association, she served the UC System at its Regents’ meetings as chair of the UC System-wide Staff Council. Her career in university administration concluded at UCSD.