Ellen Bryson formerly served on the staff of BoardSource and is the co-author of several publications for nonprofit boards, including Top Ten Ways Family Foundations Get into Trouble and The Guide for Community Foundation Board Members.


Building Board Diversity

Posted on November 24, 2004 by Ellen Bryson

Over the last 50 years, American communities have changed. The idea of a homogeneous culture is a thing of the past. Philanthropy is also changing. … Read More

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