Our Board

Meet the outstanding individuals who comprise NCRP’s board of directors

Our Board

Sherece Y. West

NCRP Chair

Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

Sherece Y. West is president and CEO of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation,… Read More

Gara LaMarche

NCRP Vice-Chair

Democracy Alliance

Gara LaMarche is the president of Democracy Alliance. Previously, he was a… Read More

Vivek Malhotra

NCRP Treasurer

Vivek Malhotra recently served as the Ford Foundation's director for Equality and… Read More

Priscilla Hung

NCRP Secretary

Move to End Violence

Priscilla Hung is Deputy Director at Move to End Violence. Previously, she… Read More

Cynthia Renfro

NCRP At-Large

Civis Consulting, LLC

Until November 2012, Cynthia Renfro was director of programs at the Marguerite… Read More

Bill Bynum


Bill Bynum has worked to advance economic opportunity for disenfranchised populations for… Read More

Bill Dempsey

Service Employees International Union

Bill Dempsey has 25 years of experience managing innovative social change organizations… Read More

Trista Harris

Minnesota Council on Foundations

Trista Harris is the president of the Minnesota Council on Foundations. She… Read More

Taj James

Movement Strategy Center

Taj James leads a consulting firm that helps foundation and nonprofits design… Read More

Cristina Jiménez

United We Dream Network

Cristina Jiménez was recently named among Forbes’ “30 under 30 in Law… Read More

Mary Lassen

Center for Community Change

Mary Lassen has been the managing director of the Center for Community… Read More

Daniel J. Lee

Levi Strauss Foundation

Daniel Lee is executive director of the Levi Strauss Foundation. He joined… Read More

Ruth W. Messinger

American Jewish World Service

Ruth W. Messinger is president of American Jewish World Service (AJWS), an… Read More

Molly Schultz Hafid

Unitarian Universalist Veatch Program at Shelter Rock

In her role at Unitarian Universalist Veatch Program at Shelter Rock, Molly… Read More

Katherine S. Villers

Community Catalyst

For the past 30 years, Kate Villers has been elevating consumer and… Read More

Rev. Starsky D. Wilson

Deaconess Foundation

In addition to his work making child well-being a civic priority in… Read More

Past Board Chairs

Paul Castro, Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles

John Echohawk, Native American Rights Fund

Pablo Eisenberg, Public Policy Institute, Georgetown University

Diane Feeney, French American Charitable Trust

David R. Jones, Community Service Society of New York

Terry Odendahl, Global Greengrants Fund


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