Designed and facilitated a strategic planning process to establish the purpose, goals, and strategies of a new foundation focused on improving California’s emergency response system using a race equity lens.
Community Foundation Sonoma County
Conducted extensive research on disaster philanthropy and local community needs to help inform the development and administration of a multi-million dollar fund to help low-income communities in Sonoma County recover and rebuild after the devastating wildfires in October 2017.
Disability Communications Fund
Built capacity of a new foundation to streamline grantmaking processes, strengthen Board capacity and focus funding priorities for greater impact.
Grantmakers for Effective Organizations
Conducted extensive research (literature review and key informant interviews) on funder collaborations and wrote a thorough paper to inform a future publication and national conference on the topic.
Marin Community Foundation
Informed the strategic plan for the Health and Aging grant portfolios.
Designed and facilitated a process to support a funder collaborative focused on addressing social isolation among economically insecure older people living in San Francisco.
Synthesized previous assessments, key decisions, and current grant making processes into one document to support the organization’s evolution and decision-making.
Pacific Foundation Services
Facilitated a significant refresh of grant funding priorities for well-established family foundation.
Sand Hill Foundation
Facilitated an evolutionary process that resulted in a Theory of Change which guides the foundation’s funding decisions related to adolescent mental health