CEP’s work is guided by an Advisory Board of foundation leaders, consultants, and academicians. The Advisory Board meets annually. Sub-groups on key CEP research initiatives, such as strategy and governance, meet more frequently to provide advice and counsel to CEP staff.

Katharine Bambrick
Ontario Trillium Foundation

Elizabeth Brown
President and CEO
Sonoma Community Foundation

Dorian Burton
Assistant Executive Director
William Keenan Charitable Trust

Stuart Comstock-Gay
President & CEO
Delaware Community Foundation

Jessica David
Executive Vice President of Strategy and Community Investments
The Rhode Island Foundation

Thère du Pont
Longwood Foundation, Inc.

Betsy Fader
Vice President of Programs
Surdna Foundation

Pam Foster

Jacqueline Martinez Garcel
Latino Community Foundation

Susan Hairston
Director of Grants Management
JPB Foundation

Jacob Harold
President & CEO

Marc Holley
Vice President of Strategy and Programs
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

Eric Kelly
Quantum Foundation

Barbara Kibbe
Director of Organizational Effectiveness
S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation
(Stephen Bechtel Fund)
Former CEP Board Member

Lindsay Louie
Program Officer
The Hewlett Foundation

Ben Francisco Maulbeck
Funders for LGBTQ Issues

Karen McNeil-Miller
President & CEO
The Colorado Health Foundation

Brian Quinn
Associate Vice President, Research-Evaluation Learning
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Jonathan Raymond
Stuart Foundation

Kathy Reich
BUILD Director
Ford Foundation

Tony Richardson
Executive Director
The Nord Family Foundation

Bess Rothenberg
Senior Director of Strategy and Learning
Ford Foundation

Nadya Shmavonian
Nonprofit Repositioning Fund
Former CEP Board Member

Jane Steele
Director, Evidence and Learning
Paul Hamlyn Foundation

Ann Stern
Houston Endowment

Stephanie Teleki
Director of Learning and Impact
California Health Care Foundation

Belen Vargas
Senior Vice President
Weingart Foundation

Jehan Velji
Portfolio Manager, Director of Portfolio Strategy
Edna McConnell Clark Foundation

Ryan Whalen
Managing Director, Global Policy and Advocacy
The Rockefeller Foundation

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