Michelle Bermudez is the Manager of Collaborative Philanthropy at Northern California Grantmakers. She is responsible for the loan funds, as well as expanding the collaborative work that NCG creates with its members.
With over ten years of non-profit experience, Ms. Bermudez has substantial knowledge in facilitative leadership and organizational development including systems development, consensus building, negotiations, relationship management, program development, conference planning, and strategic partnerships. Most recently she was the partnership associate for the Council on Foundations in Washington, DC. During her tenure with the Council, Ms. Bermudez cultivated and strengthened several relationships with colleague organizations, including affinity groups and regional associations, and partnered on a variety of projects, including joint publications on organizational management, and programs around issues of Next Gen, leadership, and diversity and inclusion.