Guest Speakers

Wednesday, February 26

Inclusive Economies:

  • Jennifer Eberhardt (Professor, Dept. of Psychology, Stanford University and Author of Biased)
  • Amy Liu (Vice President and Director, Metropolitan Policy Program, Brookings Institution
  • Andre Perry (Fellow, Metropolitan Policy Program, Brookings Institution)

Diverse Asset Management:

  • Robert Raben (President & Founder, The Raben Group and Executive Director, Diverse Asset Managers Initiative)
  • Thurman White (Silicon Valley Community Foundation Board Member/Chair of Investment Committee; CEO, Progress Investment Management Company)
  • JoAnn Price (Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Former Board Chair; Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Fairview Capital)

Trending Issues:

Thursday, February 27

Philanthropy/Public Sector Partnerships & Collaborations: 

  • Dr. Robert Ross (President & CEO of the California Endowment)
  • Fred Ali (President and CEO, Weingart Foundation)

Voting Matters: 

Immigration Issues at the Border:

Offsite Visit to Casa Familiar in the border town of San Ysidro:

  • Andy Carey (Executive Director, Border Philanthropy Partners)
  • Lisa Cuestas  (CEO, Casa Familiar)
  • Victor de Leon (Branch Chief of the Intergovernmental Affairs Office of the Commissioner of the Border Patrol)
  • Carl Landrum (U.S. Border Patrol Deputy Chief Patrol Agent)

Friday, February 28

Council on Foundations: 

Deep Dive:  Immigrant Integration/Touchscreen Democracy (Emmett Carson)