Our Members

99 members of the Women’s Funding Network: 87 US-based members across 32 states, 12 members outside the US spanning 6 continents, all connected in a movement for change.

In 2018, we welcomed 5 new leaders to the Network:

Melanie Bridgeforth – Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham

Lisa Picker – Women’s Foundation of Greater St. Louis

Fiona Nott – Women’s Foundation of Hong Kong

Kathy Anderson – Women’s Fund of Miami-Dade

Kelley Griesmer – Women’s Fund of Central Ohio

New Members

Visit our member directory for a complete listing.

Board of Directors

K. Sujata, Chair

President and CEO

Chicago Foundation for Women

Elizabeth Barajas-Román, 


Solidago Foundation

Suzanne B. Peters, Treasurer


Fund for Women & Girls – FCCF

Julie Abrams, Governance Chair

Founder and CEO

How Women Lead

Carol Penick, Secretary

Former Executive Director

Women’s Foundation of Mississippi

Carol Andreae

Co-Founder, Board Member

Women’s Fund of Central Ohio

Abigail Burgesson

Special Programmes Manager

African Women’s Development Fund


Charlie Campbell

Wealth Advisor & Portfolio Manager

Account Vice President

UBS Financial Services Inc

Janelle Cavanagh

Director of Major Gifts, Western Region

Global Fund for Women

Roslyn Dawson Thompson

President and CEO

Texas Women’s Foundation

Amina Dickerson

Founder and President

Dickerson Global Advisors

Ebony Frelix

Senior VP, Philanthropy & Engagement


Laura García

Executive Director

Fondo Semillas

Françoise Girard


International Women’s Health Coalition

Barbara Williams Hardy

Global Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging


Mary Stutts

Head of Corporate Communications

Stanford Health Care

2018 Financials


Total 2018 Revenue & Support

Revenue Breakdown

Individual Contributions and Grants $165,832

Special Events $165,832

Membership $178,382

Investments $8,919

Assets released from restrictions $661,500




Total 2018 Expenses

Expense Breakdown

Program $1,098,827

Management and General $225,141

Fundraising $133,214





Total Liabilities and Net Assets

Current Assets $724,572

Liabilities $72,413

Net Assets $652,159