Council Staff

The Council on Foundations staff provides thought leadership in a number of areas within the philanthropic sector. Our team of highly-qualified thought leaders are well-versed in all philanthropic areas.

You can submit a request to have a Council staff member as a speaker for your event by using the speaker request form.

Executive Office

Senior Advisor to the President & CEO
Special Assistant to the President & CEO
Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
President & CEO

Member Relations & Development

Director, Private Philanthropy
Senior Director, Global Philanthropy and Partnerships
Director, Community Philanthropy
Development Manager
Senior Vice President of Member Relations & Development

Government Relations & Legal Affairs

Government Relations Associate
Staff Counsel
Senior Counsel and Vice President of Legal Affairs
Interim Executive Director of National Standards and Staff Counsel
Associate Director of Government Relations
Associate Director of Public Policy
Senior Director for Policy & Partnerships
Senior Vice President of Government Relations
Kevin van Bronkhorst
National Standards Associate


Vice President of Communications
Communications Associate

Operations & Talent Development

Vice President of Technology
Membership Associate
Database Manager
Human Resources Manager
Director of Knowledge Services
Program Coordinator
Meeting Planner
Senior Director, Professional Development
Marketing Associate
Membership Associate
Director, Digital Strategy
Senior Director, Membership Marketing
Program Associate
Senior Vice President of Operations & Talent Development


Corporate Counsel
Accounts Payable Coordinator
Budget Analyst