Saani Fong joined the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation (SAEDF) in March 2018. As School-to-Career Director, Fong provides strategic and programmatic oversight of SAEDF's work-based learning programs. Prior to joining SAEDF, Fong served as Vice President for Policy & Advocacy for the Free Trade Alliance of San Antonio, managing the Alliance’s special events and the Women in International Business program. Fong has worked in the public and private sector as a legal and policy consultant in child rights, agriculture, housing development, and land titling. Fong holds a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of the West Indies and from Oxford Brookes University, a Master of Science in Urban Planning, with a focus on developing countries.