About us Team member

Mikaela Saccoccio

Director of Programs and Events

Mikaela Saccoccio is the Director of Programs and Events at the Horizon Institute for Public Service. She brings a decade of experience in community-building, events, and philanthropy. Previously, Mikaela served as Executive Director of a donor network focused on transforming our food system. Her work has evaluated grant proposals for high-impact giving opportunities, scaled a major gifts program, and managed galas and conferences across a wide variety of causes including improving animal welfare, empowering under-resourced youth, and increasing voter turnout. Mikaela holds a BA from The College of William & Mary.