PEAK2020 TEAM

Here’s to the team that makes PEAK2020 possible: Thank you to our conference co-chairs, proposal reviewers, and committee members—as well as their employers—for all their support. Our volunteers have contributed their time, their expertise, and their enthusiasm toward making this conference an enriching and empowering experience for all. We could not be more grateful for their leadership.

Conference Co-Chairs 

Shonda Barnett, Texas Women’s Foundation
Candy M. Champion, Turner Foundation
Sue Fulton, Endowment for Health

Proposal Reviewers 

Danielle Cheslog, Otto Bremer Trust
Jody Marshall, Meyer Memorial Trust
Amanda Vragovich, Grantmaking Resource Center, National Endowment for Democracy
Erin Peterson, The Klarman Family Foundation
Christina Bernard, Pacific Hospital Preservation & Development Authority
Ursula Stewart, New York State Health Foundation
Dan Gaff, May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust
Denise Barreto, Relationships Matter Now
Angela Gerena, AIG
Becky Ferguson, Salesforce.org
Bree Bess, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation
Denise Miller, TCF Foundation
Heidi Halvarson, Medtronic Foundation
Jenna Hansen, Kaiser Permanente
Jody Jonas, Community Relations, Best Buy
Kecia Haggins, Georgia Power Foundation
Lisa Colaninno, The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Marion O’Neill, PSEG Services Corp.
Sarita Michaca, Citi Foundation
Robin Barker, George Family Foundation
Sue Fulton, Endowment for Health
Diane Grossman, Sheltering Arms Foundation
Rosa King, The Carl Gellert and Celia Berta Gellert Foundation
Anne-Marie Schaaf, John Gogian Family Foundation
Sonia Vick, Williams Family Foundation of Georgia
Tracy Lamparty, Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Minnesota

Corporate Grantmaker Advisory Council 

Bree Bess, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation
Jenna Hansen, Kaiser Permanente
Lisa Colaninno, The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Rebecca Ferguson, Salesforce.org
Angela Gerena, AIG
Kecia Haggins, Georgia Power Foundation
Heidi Jedlicka Halvarson, The Medtronic Foundation
Jody Jonas, Best Buy
Sarita Michaca, JP Morgan Chase Foundation
Denise Miller, TCF Foundation
Marion O’Neill, PSEG Services Corp.

Small Foundation Committee

Robin Barker, George Family Foundation
Susan Fulton, Endowment for Health
Diane Grossman, Sheltering Arms Foundation
Rosa King, The Carl Gellert and Celia Berta Gellert Foundation
Tracy Lamparty, Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Minnesota
Lisa May,  Fieldstead & Company
Angelina Pienczykowski, Tinker Foundation, Inc. 
Anne-Marie Schaaf, John Gogian Family Foundation 

PEAK Grantmaking Board of Directors

Kevin Bolduc, Center for Effective Philanthropy
Janet Camarena, Candid
Steven Casey, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation 
Elsa Chin, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Satonya Fair, The Executive Leadership Council
Tiauna George, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Allison Gister, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
Kerri Hurley, Barr Foundation
Adriana Jimenez, American Jewish World Service
Hope Lyons, Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Marc McDonald, AARP Foundation
Ify Mora, Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies
Suki O’Kane, Walter and Elise Haas Fund
Heather Peeler, ACT for Alexandria
Tim Robinson, The Lumina Foundation
Gary Romero, Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust
Elizabeth Tabita, The California Endowment Foundation
Rikard Treiber, Peter G. Peterson Foundation
Jane Ward, Meyer Foundation

PEAK Grantmaking Staff

Dolores Estrada, Chief Operating Officer 
Betsy Reid, Communications and Marketing Director
Akeem Favor, Communications and Marketing Specialist
Sara Sanders, Membership Director
Clare Larson, Member Relationship Manager
Twyla Gorens, Membership Operations Specialist
Melissa Sines, Programs and Knowledge Director
Elly Davis, Programs and Knowledge Manager
Elizabeth Bicer, Programs and Talent Development Director
Sari Houston, Education Program Manager
Carolyn Sosnowski, E-Learning and Content Manager 

Acknowledgements

Michelle Greanias, Former Executive Director
Marva Lewis, The Event Professionals