Council Staff

The Council on Foundations staff provides thought leadership in a number of areas within the philanthropic sector. Our team of highly-qualified thought leaders are well-versed in all philanthropic areas.

You can submit a request to have a Council staff member as a speaker for your event by using the speaker request form.

Executive Office

Project Coordinator
Executive Vice President of External Affairs
Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
President & CEO

Member Relations & Development

Director, Private Philanthropy
Director, Global Philanthropy
Director, Community Philanthropy
Director, Corporate Philanthropy
Senior Vice President of Membership & Development

Public Policy & Legal Affairs

Staff Counsel
Senior Counsel and Vice President of Legal Affairs
National Standards Manager and Legal Coordinator
Associate Director, Government Relations
Associate Director of Public Policy
Senior Counsel, Compliance & Policy | Executive Director, National Standards
Senior Director for Policy & Partnerships
Senior Vice President of Government Relations


Communications Associate
Director of Communications

Operations & Talent Development

Vice President of Technology
Membership Associate
Database Manager
Human Resources Manager
Manager, Knowledge Center
Meeting Planner
Senior Director, Professional Development
Membership Associate
Digital Strategist
Senior Director, Membership Marketing
Program Associate
Senior Vice President of Operations & Talent Development


Corporate Counsel
Staff Accountant
Accounts Payable Coordinator
Budget Analyst