Sindhu Knotz is a native to the Pacific Northwest, and is delighted to be a Partner with The Giving Practice, where her consulting work focuses on strategic planning, facilitation, research, and assessment. In 2014, Sindhu’s clients included the Marguerite Casey Foundation, the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington, and the Snohomish County Health Leadership Coalition. Sindhu also leads special initiatives for Philanthropy Northwest, such as designing learning cohorts and working with community foundations. Her prior work experience includes roles at the Center for Effective Philanthropy, Deloitte Consulting LLC, and the Community Housing Partnership. Sindhu holds an MPA from Columbia University, and a B.A. from UC Berkeley. Sindhu is a proud board member of 501 Commons, and lives in Bellevue with her husband and daughter. 


Voices from the Field

Five Essential Practices to Improve Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Your Family Foundation

Posted on February 16, 2016 by Audrey Haberman, Sindhu Knotz

Last October, we had the pleasure of hosting a conversation with a group of ten family foundations attending the National Forum on Family Philanthropy in Seattle. The session was focused on how foundation leaders can begin to address the topic of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) with your staff and trustees… Read More

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