- Moving away from scarcity-based approaches to foundation management
- Cutting out unnecessary complexity and bureaucratic waste, and
- Reforming processes that unintentionally disrespect our grantees
More about the presenter:
Kris Putnam-Walkerly is a global philanthropy advisor and author of Confident Giving: Sage Advice for Funders and the acclaimed Philanthropy 411 blog. She regularly shares her knowledge and expertise on virtually every aspect of grantmaking with a variety of audiences. Recently named one of America’s Top 25 Philanthropy Speakers, Kris has been a featured presenter and trainer for many foundation associations, affinity groups and individual foundation boards. She draws her insights and wisdom from more than a decade in the philanthropic arena, consulting to clients such as the Annie E. Casey Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Cleveland Foundation, and David and Lucile Packard Foundation, as well as myriad smaller foundations and individual philanthropists.