We’ve walked in your shoes and we’ll help you tackle your biggest challenges.

As experienced philanthropy practitioners, we get you and your work. By combining our distinct insights, skills and areas of expertise, we've formed a uniquely talented team able to provide value and partnership to clients and knowledge for the field.   


Meet our team

Our diverse team of consultants share a common commitment - to bring our best selves to every challenge, to foster collaboration and reflection, to deliver the goods with rigor and joy and to approach philanthropy with creativity and passion.

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Jeanine Becker

Senior Advisor

Dawn Chirwa

Senior Advisor

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Emily Daman

Senior Analyst

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Mary Fifield

Senior Advisor

Lisa Fisher

Senior Advisor

Anne Katahira

Senior Advisor

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Nora Kim

Business Director

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Audrey King

Business Associate

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Lisa McGill

Senior Advisor

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Abigail Sarmac

Senior Advisor

Mark Sedway

Senior Advisor

Rosalie Sheehy Cates

Senior Advisor and Executive in Residence

Leslie Silverman

Senior Advisor

Doug Stamm

Senior Advisor

Aya Tsuruta

Aya Tsuruta

Marketing & Communications Lead

Pat Vinh-Thomas

Senior Advisor