Board of Directors

GFE is governed by a board of directors comprised of grantmakers currently employed by or serving as trustees of foundations that are GFE members. Board members serve three-year terms.

Cristina Huezo

Chairperson

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Program & Policy Officer

Caroline Altman Smith

Vice-Chairperson

The Kresge Foundation

Deputy Director-Education Program

Susan Johnson

Secretary

Lumina Foundation

Director of Impact and Research

Gregg Behr

Treasurer

The Grable Foundation

Executive Director

Sophie Fanelli

Member

Stuart Foundation

Chief of Programs

Elizabeth González

Member

The James Irvine Foundation

Portfolio Director

Paul Herdman

Member

Rodel Foundation of Delaware

President & CEO

Amy Kerwin

Member

Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation

Vice President - Community Investments

Nicole Rodriguez Leach

Member

Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation

Special Advisor

Janet Lopez

Member

Rose Community Foundation

Senior Program Officer

Sanjiv Rao

Member

Ford Foundation

Acting Director, Civic Engagement and Government

Richard Tagle

Member

The Andy Roddick Foundation

Chief Executive Officer