CONFERENCE Planning Committee

  • Allison Barlow, Program Director for Democracy and Media, Wallace Global Fund
  • Sarah DeNicola, Membership Program Manager, Confluence Philanthropy
  • Keesha Gaskins, Program Director, Democratic Practice -US, Rockefeller Brothers Fund
  • Beth Herz, Associate Program Officer, Surdna Foundation
  • Kristin Hull, President, Nia Community Foundation
  • Scott Jacobs, Co-Founder & CEO, Generate Capital
  • Bruce Kahn, Trustee, The Robert & Patricia Switzer Foundation, Confluence Board Member
  • Dana Lanza, CEO, Confluence Philanthropy
  • Dana Pancrazi, Vice President, Capital Markets, The F.B. Heron Foundation
  • Lisa Renstrom, Trustee, Bonwood Social Investment, Confluence Board Member
  • Alexandra Russell, Consultant, Solidago Foundation
  • Kat Taylor, Co-Founder & CEO, Beneficial State Bank
  • Ariane van Buren, Donor, Maine Community Foundation
  • Michael Whelchel, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Big Path Capital

CLIMATE SOLUTIONS PLANNING COMMITTEE

  • John Balbach, Program Officer, Impact Investments, MacArthur Foundation
  • Aimee Christensen, Founder & CEO, Christensen Global Strategies
  • Rob Day, Partner, Black Coral Capital and Board Member, CREO Syndicate
  • Nicholas Eisenberger, Managing Partner, Pure Energy Partners, and Member, CREO Syndicate
  • Greg Neichin, Director, Ceniarth, LLC
  • Sandra Smithey, Program Officer, Environment, Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Session Organizers

  • Jen Astone, Executive Director, Swift Foundation
  • Andy Behar, CEO, As You Sow
  • Tom Cain, CEO & Co-Founder, GSV Sustainability Partners
  • Catherine Chen, Senior Vice President, Royal Bank of Canada, SRI Wealth Management Group
  • Stephanie Cohn Rupp, Managing Director, Impact Investing, Threshold Group
  • Catherine Covington, Client Development Manager, RSF Social Finance
  • Allison Duncan, Founder & CEO, Amplifier Strategies
  • Shawn Ginwright, Trustee, The California Endowment
  • Lisa Hayles, Institutional Investment Services, Boston Common Asset Management
  • Peter Martin, Executive Director, Sierra Club Foundation
  • Liz Michaels, Chief of Staff, Aperio Group
  • Rolando Morillo, Senior Equity Analyst, Rockefeller & Co
  • Matthew Patsky, CEO, Trillium Asset Management
  • Raul Pomares, Founder, Sonen Capital
  • Kate Poole, Core Leader, Regenerative Finance
  • Ginny Quick, CFO, Sierra Club Foundation
  • Jeff Rosen, Chief Financial Officer, Solidago Foundation
  • Jeff Scheer, Senior Client Advisor, Federal Street Advisors
  • Margot Seigle, Core Leader, Regenerative Finance
  • Rachel Serotta, Investor Relations Officer, Root Capital
  • Morgan Simon, Senior Advisor, Pi Investments
  • Clara Vondrich, Global Director, Divest-Invest Philanthropy
  • Michael Whelchel, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Big Path Capital

confluence Practitioners meeting STAFF

  • Erin Limlingan, Communications and Development Coordinator, Speaker Coordination & Website Design 
  • Roger Miller, COO, Registration
  • Megan Morrice, Associate & Conference Coordinator
  • Linda Smith, Conference Event Manager