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Gwyneth Tripp

Director of Grantmaking Practice, Stupski Foundation

Gwyneth Tripp is the director of grantmaking practice at the Stupski Foundation and leads the continual evolution of its grantmaking, development of knowledge sharing practices, and smooth administration of grants. She joined the Foundation in January 2019 as the grants manager. In that role, Gwyneth was responsible for processing and managing grants and co-led a comprehensive grant process redesign to bring greater ease, transparency, and room for creativity to the practice. Previously, Gwyneth worked at the Blue Shield of California Foundation, where she managed grants and contracts and processes. She often developed new ways for people to work and learn together through human-centered design and practice.

Gwyneth holds and treasures a Bachelor of Arts in history from the University of California, Berkeley and a certificate in painting, drawing, photography, and mixed media studies from the San Francisco Studio School. She has authored pieces on building a learning culture and whole-picture problem solving.


Strategic Lifespan Peer Network: Formulating Grantmaking Strategies with a Spend Down Mindset

Posted on May 18, 2022 by Gwyneth Tripp, Misty Avila

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Once the decision has been made to spend down, foundation leaders must determine how their grantmaking efforts will need to change. How do you curate your programs and support and engage grantees during this spend down process? How does your impact or portfolio shift? Join Misty Avila, chief impact officer at the James B. McClatchy Foundation, and Gwyneth Tripp, director… Read More