Philanthropy lacks Diversity

American Philanthropy has been lacking diversity for years, and recent data from the Council on Foundations Grantmaker’s Salary and Benefits research shows that this has not changed much. While 36% of the population is represented by racial and ethnic minorities, only 16% of foundation board members are considered ethnic...

Green 2.0 hires Whitney Tome as Executive Director

Green 2.0’s newest addition, Whitney Tome has been hired as Executive Director of the organization. Ms. Tome is the former director of diversity and inclusion for the National Parks Conservation Association, and has worked to improve ocean sustainability as well as diversity and inclusion. Green 2.0 is an environmental...

Sierra Club hires Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

SAN FRANCISCO, CA  — The Sierra Club, a grassroots environmental organization that has been leading the shift from dirty fossil fuels toward a clean energy economy, has hired Nellis Kennedy-Howard as Sierra Club’s first-ever director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). The DEI Director works closely with the board...