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Zoë Baird, CEO/President, Markle Foundation

Zoë Baird, CEO/President, Markle Foundation

September 20, 2016

PND's Matt Sinclair spoke with Baird about a recent Workforce of the Future Survey, the Markle Foundation's Skillful initiative, and how the job market in the U.S. is changing....

Kim Laughton, President, Schwab Charitable

Kim Laughton, President, Schwab Charitable

August 29, 2016

PND spoke with the president of Schwab Charitable about her fund's results for the fiscal year just ended and what she makes of the persistent criticism of commercially sponsored donor-advised fund providers....

Helen Brunner, Founding Director, Media Democracy Fund

Helen Brunner, Founding Director, Media Democracy Fund

May 1, 2016

PND spoke with Brunner, founding director of the Media Democracy Fund and an advisor to the Quixote Foundation, about the role of philanthropy in the ongoing debates over freedom of expression, data privacy, and the impact of social media on civic discourse....

Pamela Shifman, Executive Director, NoVo Foundation

Pamela Shifman, Executive Director, NoVo Foundation

March 31, 2016

PND asked Shifman, executive director of the New York City-based NoVo Foundation, about the foundation's recently announced $90 million commitment to strengthen and deepen the movement for girls and young women of color in the United States....

Gloria Duffy, President/CEO, Commonwealth Club of California

Gloria Duffy, President/CEO, Commonwealth Club of California

January 27, 2016

PND spoke with the president of the oldest public affairs forum in the U.S. about what North Korea's recent announcement of a nuclear test means for the current sanctions regime and further nuclearization of the Korean Peninsula....

Heather Nesle, President, New York Life Foundation

Heather Nesle, President, New York Life Foundation

November 18, 2015

PND asked New York Life Foundation president Heather Nesle about the foundation's grantmaking in the childhood bereavement area, its accomplishments to date, and its hopes for the future....

Ward S. Caswell, President, Beveridge Family Foundation

Ward S. Caswell, President, Beveridge Family Foundation

October 29, 2015

Foundation Center's Nancy Albilal spoke with Ward S. Caswell, president of the Beveridge Family Foundation about the foundation's grantmaking to nonprofits working to create a more vibrant economy and opportunity for residents of western Massachusetts.... 

Kevin Washington, President and CEO, YMCA of the USA

Kevin Washington, President and CEO, YMCA of the USA

September 2, 2015

PND's Matt Sinclair spoke with the president and CEO of YMCA of the USA about the organization's Hop the Gap campaign and the ways in which the Y has changed its approach to donor cultivation and partnerships....