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Our Board of Directors is a reflection of the diversity of our Network and the strength of the women’s funding community. Some board members lead or have led women’s funds and foundations, and many others are deeply engaged in social change personally and professionally.

Roslyn Dawson Thompson, Chair
President and CEO, Dallas Women’s Foundation

K. Sujata, Vice Chair
President & CEO, Chicago Foundation for Women

Mary Crooks, Secretary
Executive Director, Victorian Women’s Trust

Carol Penick, Treasurer
Executive Director, Women’s Foundation of Mississippi

Julie Castro Abrams
Founder, Bay Area Women Leaders’ Network and the Philanthropy Network

Carol Andreae
Co-Founder and Board Member, Women’s Fund of Central Ohio

Abigail Burgesson
Special Programmes Manager, African Women’s Development Fund

Elizabeth Barajas-Román
Chief Executive Officer, Women’s Fund of Western Massachusetts

Janelle Cavanagh
Director of Major Gifts, Global Fund for Women

Amina Dickerson

Founder and President, Dickerson Global Advisors

Laura García
Executive Director, Semillas

Françoise Girard
President, International Women’s Health Coalition

Barbara Williams Hardy
Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Oracle Corporation

Suzanne B. Peters
Vice President, The Fund for Women and Girls

Mary Stutts
Vice President of External Affairs, Comcast NBCUniversal

Sharmila Rao Thakkar

Executive Director, The Siragusa Foundation