IS Vision, Mission, and Values


Publication: 2013-01-11



Name:Owen Ambur


Name:Independent Sector



  • Independent Sector Board of Directors

  • Stephen B. HeintzChair -- President, Rockefeller Brothers Fund

  • Ralph B. EverettVice Chair -- President and CEO, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies

  • Kelvin TaketaTreasurer -- President and CEO, Hawai'i Community Foundation

  • Lorie A. SlutskyTreasurer -- President, The New York Community Trust

  • Irene Hirano InouyeAt Large Executive Committee Member -- President and CEO, The U.S.-Japan Council

  • Ellen S. AlberdingBoard Member -- President, The Joyce Foundation

  • Deborah Alvarez-RodriguezBoard Member -- Founder and CEO, Seam Innovation

  • Barbara R. ArnwineBoard Member -- Executive Director, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

  • Susan V. BerresfordBoard Member -- Susan V. Berresford is the former president of the Ford Foundation, a position she held from 1996 to 2007...

  • Robert W. BriggsBoard Member -- Chair and Trustee, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

  • Kyle CaldwellBoard Member -- Program Director, Pathways out of Poverty, Mott Foundation

  • Julie FlochBoard Member -- Partner, EisnerAmper, LLP

  • Steven J. McCormickBoard Member -- President and a Trustee, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

  • Risa Lavizzo-MoureyBoard Member -- President and CEO, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

  • Bernard J. MilanoBoard Member -- President and Trustee, KPMG Foundation

  • Neil NicollBoard Member -- President and CEO, YMCA of the US

  • Mariam C. NolandBoard Member -- President, Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

  • Michael S. PirainoBoard Member -- Chief Executive Officer, National CASA Association

  • Wendy D. PuriefoyBoard Member -- Education Director, Barr Foundation

  • Paul SchmitzBoard Member -- President and CEO, Public Allies

  • Rev. Larry SnyderBoard Member -- President, Catholic Charities USA

  • Roberto SuroBoard Member -- Professor, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism and the School of Policy, Planning and Development, The University of Southern California

  • Richard B. WilliamsBoard Member -- Senior Advisor, American Indian College Fund

  • Independent Sector StaffThe IS staff comes from all over the country, even from other parts of the world, and from many organizational backgrounds. This diverse team of committed, energetic, talented, knowledgeable, and fun colleagues takes pride in collaborative work to strengthen the nonprofit community and our entire society.

  • Diana AvivPresident and CEO

  • Gina CatedrillaDirector, Office of the President

  • Gwen TravisExecutive Assistant

  • Strategy and Executive Office

  • Claire S. WellingtonVice President

  • Nadine JalandoniSenior Director, Research and Evaluation

  • Kate SchinellerDirector, Special Projects

  • Katie RaderAssociate, Nonprofit Strategy

  • Samantha Fien-HelfmanSpecialist, Nonprofit Strategy

  • Nonprofit and Philanthropic Leadership and Practice

  • Mikaela SeligmanVice President

  • Elizabeth CulkinDirector, Conference and Event Management

  • Katie JonesManager, NPLP

  • Communications and Marketing

  • Darcy CorcoranExecutive Marketing Producer

  • Susan Drake SwiftEditorial Director and Grant Writer

  • Kristina Gawrgy CampbellCommunications and Social Media Manager

  • Sarah BoisonWeb, Publications and Social Media Specialist

  • Finance, Human Resources & administration

  • Teresa O'BrienCFO and Senior Vice President

  • Carolyn MollenController

  • Monique RiviereProject Director, Database and IT

  • Daniel AnbiahSenior Accountant

  • James ToliverOffice Services Coordinator

  • Sarah MbayoAssociate, HR and Finance

  • Public Policy and Government Affairs

  • Geoffrey PlagueVice President, Public Policy

  • Paul MarchioneDirector, Community Outreach and Advocacy Engagement

  • Jamie TuckerManager, Government Relations

  • Tom SouthardPolicy Analyst

  • Pam BowmanSenior Associate, Government Relations

  • Rebecca VucicCommunity Outreach and Advocacy Engagement Assistant

  • Laura LattimerGovernment Relations Assistant

  • Resource Development

  • Michael GoffChief Development Officer

  • Loretto McNallySenior Development Associate

  • Andrew WilliamsSenior Development Associate

  • Organizational Effectiveness and Member Resources

  • Erica GreeleyVice President, Networks and Member Engagement

  • Ann-Marie NwabudikeSenior Membership Associate

  • Elyse ShermanSenior Associate, Data Management and Analysis

  • Habib BakoAdministrative Coordinator