Organizers:

The 2017 Summit is organized by the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy in cooperation with Northern California Grantmakers.

Johnson Center for Philanthropy
Northern California Grantmakers

Advisory Committee Members:

  • Berit Ashla, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors
  • Carrie Avery, Durfee Foundation
  • Lisa Barr, Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Kyle Caldwell, Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
  • Armando Castellano, Castellano Family Foundation
  • Rob Collier, Council of Michigan Foundations
  • Paul Connolly, Bessemer Trust
  • Caroline Cummings Rafferty, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation
  • Christine Elbel, Fleishhacker Foundation
  • Julie Fisher Cummings, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation
  • Jason Franklin, Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
  • Laura Frey, Frey Foundation
  • Nelli Garton, Wilson Foundation
  • Sharna Goldseker, 21/64 and Goldseker Foundation
  • Dottie Johnson, Johnson Family Fund
  • Cindy Mercer, Planet Heritage Foundation
  • Michael Moody, Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
  • Kimberly Myers Hewlett, Flora Family Foundation
  • Kathleen Odne, Dean & Margaret Lesher Foundation
  • Diane Parnes, Go Within Foundation
  • Phuong Quach, Northern California Grantmakers
  • Christine Sherry, Sherry Consulting and Swanson Foundation
  • Bruce Sievers, Stanford University
  • Neil Sumilas, National Center for Family Philanthropy

Organizing Task Force from Grand Valley State University:

  • Tara Baker, Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
  • Stephanie Adams, Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
  • Andrew Claucherty, Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
  • Karen Hoekstra, Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
  • Paul Stansbie, College of Community and Public Service