Alissandra Elizabeth Aronow

Board Secretary, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation

Alissandra Elizabeth Aronow is a former competitive international ice dancer and has a BA in History of Art from the University of Michigan. Alissandra serves as Vice President for the Lovelight Foundation, is on the board of advisors for Figure Skating in Detroit, board of directors for GoodWeave International and is on the National Advisory Counsel for Childrens Rights. She also serves as trustee at the Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation, where in addition to acting as secretary, she serves as chair or the impact investing committee and works with her family on aligning their endowment with impact. 

In addition to Alissandra’s work with her family, she also works on her own impact investing projects and focuses on developing programs at for-impact organizations in Detroit; these include youth development programs and anti-trafficking programs. With racial justice being a passion of Alissandra’s, she is currently working with The ImPact on a racial justice learning series for members. She is also passionate about early childhood development, combatting human trafficking/modern slavery, and gender equity. 


2021 Trustee Education Institute

Posted on March 9, 2021 by Isabel Nogueira, Alyson Wise, Jumi Falusi, Milton Speid, Emily Kaiser, Adrian Ruiz, Lisa Jackson, Priscilla Enriquez, Dorothy Gardner, Regan Pritzker

NCFP’s Trustee Education Institute provides a comprehensive overview of the important legal, investment, ethical, grantmaking, and family dynamics issues facing family foundation board members and CEOs. Featuring the perspectives of innovative donors and a faculty made up of donors, board members, and highly respected philanthropy experts, this virtual seminar covers: Translating values and goals into action Connecting family legacy and… Read More