Stephen P. Johnson is the executive director of the Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport Foundation. He joined the foundation after 13 years with the Philanthropic Initiative, Inc., a Boston philanthropy consulting firm, where he worked with a wide range of philanthropies, both domestic and global. He is a frequent author and speaker on strategic and family philanthropy, and has served as the managing director of his own family’s foundation for more than 20 years. 


Doing Well By Doing Good

Posted on October 28, 2001 by Stephen Johnson

“Most people have a philanthropic tendency, it just has to be cultivated. I had a client who just didn’t realize that he had choices. But given the opportunity he began to think about his community and making a difference.”… Read More