Paul Connolly is a seasoned leader and advisor to philanthropies and nonprofits. At Bessemer Trust, he is responsible for directing the philanthropic advisory services department and working closely with clients to help develop and pursue their philanthropic interests, define their grantmaking strategies, and achieve their social impact goals. At TCC Group, his clients included the James Irvine Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, California Humanities Council, David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, Henry Street Settlement, The Foundation Center, Goldman Sachs, Helene Fuld Health Trust, GMHC, BoardSource, The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, National Center for Learning Disabilities, the Weingart Foundation, and Arts for LA. Previously, he was Associate Director of Nonprofit Facilities Fund (NFF).