Non-family Staff Peer Network: Wearing Many Hats with One Head – Difficult Choices as a Staff Member

Non-family staff members tend to wear many hats—they are responsible for balancing multiple aspects of their foundation’s growth, sustainability, goals, and overall culture. For a small foundation staff and particularly for a sole foundation staff member, prioritizing and making difficult decisions are necessary to be sure all work gets accomplished. Join NCFP’s Non-family Staff Peer Network to consider the many difficult choices staff members face and how your peers respond to their own organizational needs.

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Erin Kahn

Erin Kahn is the Director of Strategy and Programs for The Russell Family Foundation (TRFF).  In…

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Steve Toben

Steve Toben is the former president of the Flora Family Foundation. Before joining the FFF staff…

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Christy Uchida

A champion of good causes and role model to many, Christy Uchida is a conscientious leader…

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