Clotilde Perez-Bode Dedecker is President/CEO of the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo. She is a nationally recognized spokeswoman on a range of issues including strategic philanthropy, community service and cultural diversity.
Service highlights include a White House appointment to the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation, U.S. Committee co-chair of the United Nations International Year of the Volunteer and president of the Association of Junior Leagues International. Her current board service includes CFLeads, The Foundation Center, FSG and CharitySTRONG.
Clotilde’s work has been recognized by many including the Governor’s Award for Service and the President’s Award for Service. She holds a Master’s degree in Education from the State University of New York at Buffalo and is a naturalized U.S. citizen, native of Cuba.