NCFP’s Trustee Education Institute provides a comprehensive introduction to all of the key legal, investment, ethical, grantmaking, and family dynamics issues facing family foundation board members. Featuring a faculty made up of NCFP’s senior staff and highly respected philanthropy experts, this three day, intensive seminar typically covers:

  • Stewarding your family’s legacy and the public trust
  • Fiduciary responsibilities and legal pitfalls
  • Investing financial capital
  • Navigating family dynamics at the board table
  • Effective governance
  • Engaging the next generation
  • Translating shared values into action
  • Advocacy, grantmaking strategy, and impact

Early-bird rate extended through May 31, 2020: NCFP Friends of the Family may register now at the early-bird rate! Interested in becoming a Friend? Learn more here.

Cancellation policy: A full refund will be offered to any registrant who cancels prior to September 1, 2020.

Please see below for a list of speakers confirmed to date. Be sure to check back often as a diverse range of new speakers will be added in the weeks to come!

Featured Speakers

Ashley Blanchard

Ashley Blanchard

Ashley Snowdon Blanchard is a senior associate at Lansberg Gersick & Associates, where she engages in…

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Ginny Esposito

Virginia M. Esposito

Virginia M. Esposito, is the founding president of the National Center for Family Philanthropy. In January…

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Ron Harris

Ron Harris is a black millennial focused on political involvement, civic/shareholder engagement, and philanthropy being the…

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Mary Mountcastle

Mary Mountcastle

Mary Mountcastle is a trustee of the Z. Smith Reynolds, Mary Reynolds Babcock, and Triangle Community…

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Kelly Nowlin

Kelly Nowlin

Kelly Davenport Nowlin, a fifth generation member of the Andrus family, was elected as a Surdna…

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Nick Tedesco

Nicholas A. Tedesco

Nicholas (Nick) Tedesco is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Center for Family…

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Patrick Troska

Patrick J. Troska has been with The Jay & Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Minnesota since…

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Andrew Schulz

Andrew Schulz is General Counsel for Arabella Advisors. Previously, he was executive vice president and national…

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June Wilson

June Wilson

June Wilson, executive director emeritus and board member of the Quixote Foundation, combines her talent as…

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