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OUR TEAM

ADVISORS    FUNDERS    STAFF

ADVISORS

GREG BALDWIN
President, VolunteerMatch

DAVID BORNSTEIN
Co-Founder,
Solutions Journalism Network &
NYT “FIXES” Columnist

 JEFFREY L. BRADACH
Managing Partner
& Co-Founder,
The Bridgespan Group

DONNA M. BUTTS
Executive Director, Generations Unlimited

LAURA L. CARSTENSEN
Director, Stanford Center on Longevity, Stanford University

WILLIAM DAMON
Professor & Director,
Center on Adolescence,
Stanford University

MICHAEL D. EISNER
Founder, The Eisner
Foundation & Former Chair,
The Walt Disney Company

LINDA P. FRIED
Dean, Mailman School of Public Health,
Columbia University

JOHN GOMPERTS
President & CEO,
America’s Promise Alliance

DAVID T. HSU
Political Scientist and
Social Impact Strategist

 JO ANN JENKINS
CEO, AARP

HUBIE JONES
Senior Advisor &
Social Justice
Entrepreneur-in-Residence,
City Year, Inc.

JAMAL JOSEPH
Founder & Executive
Artistic Director, IMPACT
Repertory Theatre

JUSTIN KAUFLIN
Jazz Pianist,
Composer and Producer

 SHERRY LANSING
CEO, The Sherry Lansing
Foundation & Former
Chairman, Paramount Pictures

CAROL LARSON
President & CEO,
The David and Lucile
Packard Foundation

ERIC LIU
Founder & CEO,
Citizen University

NANCY MORROW-HOWELL
Bettie Bofinger Brown
Distinguished Prof. of
Social Policy, Washington University

AI-JEN POO
Director, NDWA
& Co-Director,
Caring Across Generations

ROBERT D. PUTNAM
Peter & Isabel Malkin
Professor of Public Policy,
Harvard University

JENNIFER HOOS ROTHBERG
Executive Director,
Einhorn Family Charitable Trust

KIMON H. SARGEANT
Vice President,
Human Sciences,
John Templeton Foundation

WENDY SPENCER
Former CEO, Corporation for National and Community Service

DAVID VASQUEZ-LEVY
President, Pacific School of Religion

CHIP CONLEY
Head of Global Hospitality
& Strategy, Airbnb &
Founder and Former CEO,
Joie de Vivre

FUNDERS

 

CAMPAIGN CO-CHAIRS

MARC FREEDMAN
Encore President, CEO & Founder

 EUNICE LIN NICHOLS
Vice President, Innovation