David Perrin

Trustee, Perrin Family Foundation

David Perrin is a Trustee at the Perrin Family Foundation in Connecticut. He served as Program Officer for the Foundation from 2004-06. David has been actively involved in transitioning the Foundation from a social service focus to youth social justice. He served on the Resource Generation Board of Directors, Council on Foundations Family Philanthropy Committee, and as an intern at the Haymarkets People Fund. David works as a meditation teacher and mentor. He lives in New York City with partner Anne Kenan and children Rhese, Bodin, and June.


Balancing Power Dynamics

Posted on February 14, 2019 by David Perrin, Farhad Ebrahimi, John Mullaney, Laura McCargar

How can you use your privilege to address the power imbalances that exist between funders and community partners? How can your board members build more honest and collaborative relationships, while also supporting other funders in building more authentic relationships with their grantees? This conversation will feature a variety of practical tips for bridging the power divide with your grantees, with… Read More