Kara Inae Carlisle

January 19, 2014
Kara Inae Carlisle joined the McKnight Foundation in 2017 as vice president of programs. Since joining the Foundation, Carlisle has been supporting cross-program strategy and development, in particular exploring intersections across race, equity, and democracy, aiming to drive toward greater impact across the Foundation’s programs. Previously, Carlisle spent eight years at the W. K. Kellogg Foundation in Battle Creek, MI, Read More

Karen Green

January 19, 2014
Karen Green is a nonprofit governance and management consultant specializing in working with family foundations. In 2011, Green was named vice president of the National Center for Family Philanthropy. She also served as Managing Director of Family Foundation Services at the Council on Foundations as well as Director of their Governing Boards Program, which provided foundation board members and CEOs with resources on Read More

John M. Belk Educational Endowment

January 19, 2014
The John M. Belk Education Endowment seeks to empower the 21st century workforce by creating pathways to prosperity for underrepresented students by enhancing and innovating post-secondary educational opportunities in North Carolina.  Read More

John P. McCarthy

January 19, 2014
John P. McCarthy is a trustee of The Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation of Los Angeles, California. He has written about film, television, and the media for Daily Variety, TV Guide, America, Time Out New York, and various academic publications. His company, Cineman Syndicate, provides movie reviews and features to newspapers and online outlets. Mr. McCarthy is a graduate of Read More

Joseph Horak

January 19, 2014
Joseph Horak, PhD, is licensed as a psychologist and a marriage and family therapist. He is director of the Family Owned Business Institute at the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University, where he has taught a class on family-owned business since 2007. Read More

Josephson Institute of Ethics

January 19, 2014
The Josephson Institute of Ethics develops and delivers services and materials to increase ethical commitment, competence, and practice in all segments of society. Read More

John H. Dickason

January 19, 2014
John H. Dickason was the long-time CEO of The Lucille Markey Charitable Trust and is the co-author of Closing a Foundation: The Lucille P. Markey Charitable Trust. Read More

Jeanne Jehl

January 19, 2014
Jeanne Jehl is a senior consultant at the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Read More

Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport Foundation

January 19, 2014
The Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport Foundation has actively promoted the growth of leadership and innovative thinking in the areas of public policy, neurological research and the arts. It has done this by supporting individuals and institutions in the greater Boston area in an effort to stimulate dialogue and provide avenues for excellence. Read More