Dana launched Confluence Philanthropy in August of 2009 after serving as the executive director of the Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA). While at EGA, Dana provided networking services to over 250 grantmaking organizations from across North America and Europe.
From 2009-2011 Dana served as the Program Director and Board Advisor at The Swift Foundation while launching Confluence. Prior to Philanthropy, Dana founded Literacy for Environmental Justice (LEJ), an environmental education and youth empowerment organization for at risk youth. While there, she acted as a lead organizer in the closure of San Francisco’s infamous Hunters Point Power Plant; raising funds to supplant it with the region’s first off-the-grid educational Eco Center. She has been a fellow at the Donnella Meadows Program in Systems Theory and the California Women’s Foundation Policy Institute.
Dana has also lived and worked among the Samburu (Maasai) in northern Kenya for many years; the Cheyenne River Lakota; and Roma refugees in Europe.
Craig Metrick, Managing Director, Cornerstone Capital Group
Craig Metrick is Managing Director at Cornerstone Capital Group, where he oversees the firm’s manager review process and provides investment advisory services for institutional clients. Craig contributes to Cornerstone’s Investment Advisory business by helping to ensure the firm provides clients with a robust investment product solutions suite and by leading and supporting advisory relationships with our foundation, endowment and family office clients.
Previously, Craig was Principal and US Head of Responsible Investment at Mercer, working with a variety of clients — from multibillion-dollar pension plans to smaller institutions. For 18 years, he has consulted on implementing responsible investment principles and mandates. Before joining Mercer in 2006, Craig was a Director at the Investor Responsibility Research Center (IRRC), which provided ESG research to institutional investors.
Craig serves as the Chair of the Board of the US Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment (US SIF) and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst.
Regan Pritzker, Board Member, The Libra Foundation
Regan Pritzker is an elementary school teacher and mother of three teens. As chair of the investment committee of her family’s foundation, the Libra Foundation, Regan works to accelerate alignment of the invested assets with their mission to support transformative social justice. She also serves on the boards of Global Greengrants Fund and The Urban School of San Francisco. She holds a master’s degree in Developmental Education from the UC, Berkeley, and a bachelor’s degree in Art History from Stanford University.