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NCG Members Make the List | AMERICA'S Top 25 Most Influential Philanthropy Experts

Monday, March 21, 2016

The Business of Giving Newsletter published by Philanthropy Media, released its Top 25 list of the most influential philanthropy experts last week. Many NCG members were listed - join us in congratulating them!

NCG Members include:

Jacob Harold, President, Guide Star
Emmett Carson, President, Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Daniel Lee, Executive Director, Levi Strauss Foundation
Judy Belk, President, The California Wellness Foundation

 

Also recognized is our Regional Association colleague David Biemesdesfer, President of the national Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers.

Read the full list below:

  1. Paul Polizzotto, President, Ecomedia CBS
  2. Sue Desmond Hellmann, President, Gates Foundation
  3. Chris Anderson, Curator, TED
  4. Stacy Palmer, Editor, The Chronicle of Philanthropy
  5. Jacob Harold, President, Guide Star
  6. Diana Aviv, CEO and President, Feed America
  7. Dr. David King, Executive Director, Lake Institute on Faith and Givng
  8. Sally Osberg, President, Skoll Foundation
  9. David Biemesdesfer, President, Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers
  10. Emmett Carson, President, Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  11. Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen, Founder, Giving 2.0 & Andreessen Foundation
  12. Eugene Cochran, President, The Duke Endowment
  13. Daniel Lee, Executive Director, Levi Strauss Foundation
  14. Eileen Heisman, President, National Philanthropic Trust
  15. Sherry Magill, Jesse Ball Dupont Fund
  16. Javier Soto, President, The Miami Foundation
  17. Art Taylor, President, BBB Giving Alliance
  18. Linda Evans, President, The Meadows Foundation
  19. Kathy Calvin, President, United Nations Foundation
  20. Wendy Steele, Founder of Impact 100 Women Giving Circles
  21. Beth Kanter, Nonprofit Social & Digital Media Expert
  22. Audrey Kintzi, Vice President of Development, Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
  23. Antonia Hernandez, President, California Community Foundation
  24. Valaida Fulwood, Founder, Giving Back Project
  25. Judy Belk, President, California Wellness Foundation

Article by Michael Chatman. Three-time Social Media Influencer of the year in philanthropy; Mr. Chatman, founder of Philanthropy Speakers Agency, host of #WHYiGIVE and The Giving Show, is credited with building one of the most popular brands in the philanthropic sector. Contact Michael Chatman at: www.michaelchatman.com.