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Steering Committee / Advisory Group

Steering Committee / Advisory Group

Steering Committee

Jorge Cruz, Executive Director of the Greater Newark at Local Initiatives Support Corporation
Linda Czipo, President & CEO of the New Jersey Center of Non-Profits
Jackie Edwards, Vice President of Strategic Engagement, Pascale Sykes Foundation
Lois Greco, Grants & Program Officer of Raskob Foundation for Catholic Activities
Theresa Jacks, Acting President of the Council for New Jersey Grantmakers

Nancy Burd, Consultant for Doing Good Better, The Burd Group

Advisory Group

Keith R. Adams, Executive Director, NJVOAD
Bob Atkins, Interim Dean, Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden
Carin Berkowitz, Executive Director, New Jersey Council for the Humanities
Mary Blanusa, Executive Director, Northern New Jersey Community Foundation
Elsa Candelario, Professor of Professional Practice, Latino/a/x Initiatives for Service, Training, and Assessment, Rutgers School of Social Work
Jane Cohen, Executive Director, Governor’s Office of Climate Action and the Green Economy
Tanuja Dehne, President and CEO, The Dodge Foundation
René O. Deida, Director, Corporate and Community Engagement, Prudential Financial, Inc.
Hans Dekker, President, Community Foundation of New Jersey
Craig Drinkard, Co-Executive Officer, Victoria Foundation
Katherine Durante, Executive Director, OceanFirst Foundation
Patricia Eng President and CEO, Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP)
Bill Engel Chair, The Hyde and Watson Foundation
Victoria Fernandez, Acting Executive Director, Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership; Co-founder Nonprofit Professionals of Color Collective
Andy Fraizer Executive Director, Community Foundation of South Jersey
Tyneisha Gibbs, Founder & Principal Consultant, 144th & Vine; Co-founder Nonprofit Professionals of Color Collective
Laurie Goganzer, President and CEO, YMCA of Greater Monmouth County
Jeremy Grunin, President, Grunin Foundation
Bob Guarasci, Founder & CEO, New Jersey Community Development Corporation
Christine L. Healey, President, The Healey Education Foundation
Susan Hoskins, Executive Director, Friends Foundation for the Aging
Kiki Jamieson, President, The Fund for New Jersey
Sharnita C. Johnson, Vice President of Strategy, Impact and Communication, Victoria Foundation
Elaine E. Katz, Sr. Vice President, Kessler Foundation
Eddie LaPorte, Director, New Jersey Office of Faith Based Initiatives
Wayne Meyer, Retired President, New Jersey Community Capital
Taneshia Nash Laird, President and CEO, Newark Symphony Hall
Samantha Plotino, Executive Director, The Provident Bank Foundation
Tammy Rice Herman, Director of Grants & Strategies, New Jersey State Council on the Arts
Maisha E. Simmons, Director of New Jersey Grantmaking, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
John Thurber, Partner, Br'Island Group
Keith Timko, Executive Director & CEO, Support Center
Sandra Toussaint, President & CEO, United Way of Greater Mercer County
Allison Tratner, Executive Director, New Jersey State Council on the Arts
Mark Valli, CEO, NORWESCAP
Jeff Vega, President & CEO, Princeton Area Community Foundation
Margaret Waldock, Executive Director, Duke Farms
Catherine Wilson, President & CEO, United Way of Greater Newark

Doing Good Better, a partnership of the Council of New Jersey Grantmakers and the New Jersey Center for Nonprofits, is a community of funders and nonprofits taking action against the power imbalances and racial inequities in philanthropy, nonprofits, and government.