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

Elizabeth Barajas-Román, Chair
Solidago Foundation

Julie Abrams, Governance Chair
Founder and CEO
How Women Lead

Melanie Brown
Senior Program Officer
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Janelle Cavanagh
Director of Major Gifts, Western Region
Global Fund for Women

Laura García
Executive Director
Fondo Semillas

Barbara Williams Hardy
Global Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging

Jill Nowak
Chief Financial Officer
Missouri Foundation for Health

Mary Stutts
Head of Corporate Communications
Stanford Health Care

Michelle Zych
Executive Director
Women’s Fund of Omaha

Suzanne B. Peters, Treasurer
Fund for Women & Girls – FCCF

Ebony Frelix
Senior VP, Philanthropy & Engagement

Charlie Campbell
Account Vice President
UBS Financial Services Inc

Amina Dickerson
Founder and President
Dickerson Global Advisors

Françoise Girard
International Women’s Health Coalition

Antoinette Klatzky
Executive Director
Eileen Fisher Leadership Institute

Paulette Senior
President & CEO
Canadian Women’s Foundation

Roslyn Dawson Thompson
President and CEO
Texas Women’s Foundation

2019 Financials


Total 2019 Revenue & Support


Individual Contributions and Grants $165,832

Special Events $165,832

Membership $178,382

Investments $8,919

Assets released from restrictions $661,500




Total 2019 Expenses


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