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

President & CEO
Special Assistant to the President & CEO
Vice President, Culture, Talent, & Equity
Senior Advisor to the President & CEO

External Relations & Membership

Membership Associate
Membership Director
External Relations Associate
Manager, Global Philanthropy
Director, Corporate Philanthropy
Membership Manager
Vice President, External Relations
Director, Community Philanthropy

Government Relations & Legal Affairs

Staff Counsel
Managing Director, National Standards, and Vice President of Legal Affairs
Legal Director, National Standards, and Staff Counsel
Law Clerk & Legal Administrator
Government Relations Associate
Vice President for Policy & Partnerships
National Standards Manager

Professional Development

Meeting Manager
Vice President, Professional Development
Program Manager


Development Director


Equity and Inclusion Associate
Vice President of Technology
Database Manager
Accounts Payable Manager
Director, Digital Strategy