Colburn “Cole” Wilbur, Trustee Emeritus and former President at the Packard Foundation, brings deep experience as an executive in philanthropy and knowledge of the field. Cole served as CEO of the Foundation for 23 years and a trustee for 15 years. His current and past board affiliations, in addition to EPIP, include Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, Stanford Theatre Foundation, the Sierra Club Foundation, and the Council on Foundations. He is a co-author of The Complete Guide to Grantmaking Basics published by the Council on Foundations, as well as Giving with Confidence - a Guide to Savvy Philanthropy.