Director, Texas Office, Alliance for Justice
Natalie Roetzel Ossenfort directs efforts to serve the Texas nonprofit community, the third-largest nonprofit community in the country. Prior to her current role, Natalie helped to create and run the Innocence Project of Texas, where she worked to successfully advocate on behalf of reforms designed to reduce the number of wrongful convictions and assist those reentering society after being unjustly confined.
Public and private foundations play a critical role in amplifying the voices of underserved communities and advancing important charitable causes. By convening grantees around shared missions and goals, grantmakers can strengthen and build grantee capacity to foster maximize impact.