Jason Born is the Vice President for Programs at the National Center for Family Philanthropy (NCFP), a role he has held since 2010. He heads up the Program Team and NCFP’s overall programming strategy, and has served as a lead content creator and curator for NCFP’s Knowledge Center, which he conceived of and developed in 2004. Jason often connects the NCFP community with resources and peers, and helps design and oversee partnerships with other philanthropy service organizations.
This is Jason’s is second stint at NCFP, and he previously served as NCFP’s Program Director from 1997 until 2005. Between his tenures, he helped launched the affinity group Funders Together to End Homelessness, an initiative of the Melville Charitable Trust. Prior, Jason was a program coordinator at the Council on Foundations.
Jason earned his master in economics from Tulane University and his B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. Originally from rural Maine, he now lives outside of Boston with his wife and two sons and you can often find him on the baseball field.