Raise DC Leadership Council

A Shared Vision

In order to achieve better results for all DC youth, civic leaders from the education, nonprofit, government, philanthropic, and private sectors have joined together to support Raise DC's high-level goals, as well as its Change Networks. The Leadership Council has committed to:

  • Align individual and collective action, advocacy, funding, and philanthropy to Raise DC’s goals
  • Promote the effective use of data for Raise DC’s goals, and commit to championing citywide, data-driven decision making
  • Provide leadership, advocacy, counsel, participation, accountability, on-the-ground work, and policy recommendations to the Change Networks

 

MEET THE MEMBERS

MICHAEL AKIN LINK Strategic Partners

MICHAEL AKIN
LINK Strategic Partners

VIKI BETANCOURT World Bank (retired)

VIKI BETANCOURT
World Bank (retired)

KATHERINE BRADLEY CityBridge Foundation

KATHERINE BRADLEY
CityBridge Foundation

TAMARA COPELAND Wash. Regional Association of Grantmakers

TAMARA COPELAND
Wash. Regional Association of Grantmakers

JOHN DEGIOIA Georgetown University

JOHN DEGIOIA
Georgetown University

MICHELA ENGLISH Fight for Children (retired)

MICHELA ENGLISH
Fight for Children (retired)

ALLISON GERBER Annie E. Casey Foundation

ALLISON GERBER
Annie E. Casey Foundation

NICKY GOREN Meyer Foundation

NICKY GOREN
Meyer Foundation

KEITH GORDON Fight for Children

KEITH GORDON
Fight for Children

ANNE GUNSTEENS J. Willard & Alice S. Marriott Foundation

ANNE GUNSTEENS
J. Willard & Alice S. Marriott Foundation

MIKE HARRELD PNC Bank

MIKE HARRELD
PNC Bank

JACK JACOBSON State Board of Education

JACK JACOBSON
State Board of Education

MICHELE JOLIN Results for America

MICHELE JOLIN
Results for America

LORI KAPLAN Latin American Youth Center

LORI KAPLAN
Latin American Youth Center

JENNIFER LOCKWOOD-SHABAT Wash. Area Women's Fndn.

JENNIFER LOCKWOOD-SHABAT
Wash. Area Women's Fndn.

JESSICA LONG Accenture

JESSICA LONG
Accenture

RONALD MASON, JR. University of the District of Coumbia

RONALD MASON, JR.
University of the District of Coumbia

PAT MCGUIRE Trinity Washington University

PAT MCGUIRE
Trinity Washington University

BRUCE MCNAMER Greater Washington Community Foundation

BRUCE MCNAMER
Greater Washington Community Foundation

JENNIFER NILES Deputy Mayor for Education

JENNIFER NILES
Deputy Mayor for Education

SCOTT PEARSON DC Public Charter School Board

SCOTT PEARSON
DC Public Charter School Board

THOMAS PENNY Donohoe Hospitality Services

THOMAS PENNY
Donohoe Hospitality Services

WALTER SMITH DC Appleseed

WALTER SMITH
DC Appleseed

PATTY STONESIFER Martha's Table

PATTY STONESIFER
Martha's Table

CAROL THOMPSON COLE Venture Philanthropy Partners

CAROL THOMPSON COLE
Venture Philanthropy Partners

HERBERT TILLERY College Success Foundation DC

HERBERT TILLERY
College Success Foundation DC

HEATHER WATHINGTON See Forever Foundation

HEATHER WATHINGTON
See Forever Foundation

ANTWAN WILSON DC Public Schools

ANTWAN WILSON
DC Public Schools

DONNA WOODALL Microsoft

DONNA WOODALL
Microsoft

no one.PNG