Susan Stamerjohn

November 8, 2023
Susan Stamerjohn is second generation Tracy family member and is currently a board trustee of the Tracy Family Foundation. Susan has served on the Tracy Family Foundation board as a trustee multiple times since 1997, when the Tracy Family Foundation began. She will become the Tracy Family Foundation board chair in January 2024. There are currently 138 Tracy family members Read More

Michelle Tremillo

November 6, 2023
Michelle Tremillo, Co-Executive Director and one of TOP’s co-founders, is a 4th generation Tejana, born and raised in a low-income neighborhood in San Antonio. She has two decades of community organizing experience, and is responsible for raising a multi-million dollar budget, co-developing TOP’s overall strategy to create and win on our economic and racial justice policy agenda in Texas’ 3 Read More

Felecia Lucky

October 30, 2023
Felecia Lucky is the President of the Black Belt Community Foundation in Selma, Alabama.  The Black Belt Community Foundation was established to support community efforts that contribute to the strength, innovation and success in Alabama’s 12 poorest counties—the Black Belt.  As President of the Foundation, Felecia values regular input from the communities and works diligently to strengthen the communities in the Read More

Aleda Gagarin

October 24, 2023
As VP of Influence, Aleda will take the lead on thought leadership, strategic coalitions, and campaigns that can shape norms and practices to increase Candid’s collective impact across the social sector. She will direct the Influence teams, including Communications and Brand Awareness, Development, Partnerships, and Partnership Operations. In close collaboration with the CEO and executive team, Aleda will develop an effective Read More

The Giving Practice

October 12, 2023
The Giving Practice at Philanthropy Northwest designs resources that elevate shared learning to deepen impact across equity, strategy, and leadership. Below you’ll find a selection of their guides and tools to explore. For additional resources, please visit their resources page.       Read More

Alejandro Foung

October 5, 2023
Alejandro Foung is a trustee of Walter and Elise Haas Sr. Fund, Rockefeller Family Fund and serves as President of the Climate Cousins Foundation.  Alejandro also advises for various companies in the behavioral health space. Prior to this, Alejandro was  co-founder and CEO of Lantern, which sold in February 2019.  Prior to founding Lantern, Alejandro was an early employee at consumer technology companies NexTag and Trulia (acquired by Zillow).  Alejandro has a Read More

C. Davis Parchment

October 3, 2023
Davis Parchment (she, her, hers) is proud to serve as PEAK’s first partnerships director, entrusted with leading the organization’s engagement strategy with philanthropic and peer organizations in support of the Principles for Peak Grantmaking. She aims to cocreate deep collaborations that will transform philanthropy to be more equitable, effective, and efficient while positioning the grants community as change leaders for the sector. Davis has Read More

Dr. LaTonya Penny

September 25, 2023
Dr. Penny is a longtime advocate for those who have been pushed to the margins. She brings more than 20 years of experience leading organizations, serving as an executive director, consultant, and organizer. She founded Mary’s Grace Incorporated in 2013 to assist faith communities and schools with creating safe spaces of inclusion for persons who are differently abled. Most recently, Read More

Dr. Jason Franklin

September 22, 2023
Dr. Jason Franklin is the Founder & Principal of Ktisis Capital through which serves as a strategic advisor to a mix of progressive individual donors, families, foundations and philanthropic collaboratives across the US and globally. After first getting involved in philanthropy as a 4th generation member of his family 25 years ago, he has been engaged in progressive philanthropy across Read More

Jonathan Brack

September 22, 2023
Jonathan Brack supports Fund for Shared Insight’s leadership team in engaging funders in adopting high-quality listening and feedback practices. For more than 20 years, he has worked at the intersection of youth development, education, and workforce development. He began his career as the founding director of an academic mentoring program, Berkeley Scholars. Later, Jonathan was part of the founding team Read More