Public Policy Committee

Our Public Policy Committee advises our organization on public policy matters and develops recommendations on specific legislation or proposed regulatory activity.

For more information, please contact Ronna Brown.


  • Kenneth Monteiro
    Vice President, Secretary and General Counselr, The Ford Foundation
  • Doug Bauer
    Executive Director, The Clark Foundation

Committee Members:

  • Diahann Billings-Burford
  • Charles Buice
    President, The Tiger Foundation 
  • Chris Daggett
    President & CEO, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
  • Sean Delaney
    Executive Director, Layers Alliance for New York
  • John Krieger
    Executive Director, The Achelis and Bodman Foundations
  • Jennifer Leonard
    President and Executive Director, Rochester Area Community Foundation
  • Hilary Pennington
    Vice President, Education, Creativity & Free Expression, The Ford Foundation
  • Mike Pratt
    President and Executive DirectorThe Scherman Foundation
  • Elizabeth Sak
    Executive Director, The Cricket Island Foundation
  • Lorie Slutsky
    President, The New York Community Trust