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

Senior Advisor to the President & CEO
Interim President & CEO
Special Assistant to the President & CEO
Vice President, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Chief Operating Officer

External Relations

Director, Corporate Philanthropy
Atlas Corps Global Fellow
Vice President, External Relations
Director, Community Philanthropy

Government Relations & Legal Affairs

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

Membership Marketing

Membership Associate
Vice President, Marketing and Membership
Director, Membership & Marketing
Membership Manager

Professional Development

Program Associate
Meeting Manager
Vice President, Professional Development
Program Manager


Vice President of Communications
Director of Communications


Director of Development
Development Associate


Corporate Counsel
Human Resources Associate
Vice President of Technology
Database Manager
Accounts Payable Manager
Human Resources Manager
Director of Knowledge Strategy
Accounting Manager
Staff Accountant
Director, Digital Strategy