Our dedicated board consists of forward-thinking investors, nonprofit leaders, educators, and entrepreneurs—including several Echoing Green Fellows—with the insight and experience to help us in building an organization focused on the future while rooted securely in our history. 

Board of Directors

David Hodgson

Co-Chair | Managing Director, General Atlantic

Maya Ajmera

Co-Chair | President and CEO, Society for Science & The Public | 1993 Echoing Green Fellow

Marc Saiontz

Treasurer | Managing Director, American Securities

Esther T. Benjamin

CEO, Africa Operations, Laureate International Universities

Steven P. Buffone

Partner, Gibson Dunn

Peter Campbell

Managing Partner, Education Growth Partners

Guy de Chazal

Former Managing Director, Morgan Stanley

Cheryl L. Dorsey

Ex-Officio | President, Echoing Green | 1992 Echoing Green Fellow

Betsy Fader

Advisor for Strategy and New Programs, Helmsley Charitable Trust

Marianne Gimon

Independent Consultant

David Issroff

Private Investor

Andrew Kassoy 

Co-Founder, B Lab

Dr. Marie Kelly

Former Partner, CTPartners

Josh Mailman

Co-Founder, Social Venture Network

Carter McClelland

Chairman and Partner, Union Square Advisors

Ajay Nagpal

COO, Millennium Management LLC

Diana Propper de Callejon

Managing Director, The Cranemere Group, Ltd. | 1990 Echoing Green Fellow

Adam Shapiro

Partner and Co-Founder, East Rock Capital, LLC

Karen Kehela Sherwood

Producer, Imagine Entertainment

Jerome Vascellaro

Partner and COO, TPG

Robbert Vorhoff

Managing Director, General Atlantic

Daniel Weiss

Former Publisher-at-Large, St. Martin's Press

Larry Wieseneck

Former Head of Global Distribution and Structuring, Barclays


Special Advisors

Carter Bales

Co-Founder, NewWorld Capital Group

Michael Brown

Co-Founder and President, City Year | 1991 Echoing Green Fellow

Richard Cavanagh

Former President and CEO, The Conference Board, Inc.

William Ford

President, General Atlantic

Paul Graves

Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Rosanne Haggerty

Founder, Common Ground

Mario Morino

Chairman, Venture Philanthropy Partners

Bill Shore

Founder and Executive Director, Share Our Strength | 1991 Echoing Green Fellow

William Shutkin

President and CEO, Presidio Graduate School | 1993 Echoing Green Fellow