Gabriella Parlapiano joined Knight Foundation in May 2011. She supports the activities of the Administration Department.
Prior to joining Knight, Gabriella worked at the Jorge Mas Canosa Freedom Foundation, in conjunction with the South Florida Golf Foundation and Frank Crystal & Co. with Ramon E. Mas Canosa. She was the lead coordinator for the Mas Family Scholarship program, office events, marketing and advertising, and was the liaison for their clients and contractors. She has extensive community and civic involvement; her most recent project the United Way Read Together Program.