Biodiversity Funders Group 2019-20 Board of Directors

From L to R: Danielle Levoit, Lisa Myers, Jennifer Sokolove, Sam Passmore, Sergio Knaebel, Cristina Kinney, Alan Holt Not pictured: Denise Joines, Imani Fairweather-Morrison, Aileen Lee

The Biodiversity Funders Group is a nonprofit organization led by a board of directors, which is elected by the membership. Board members meet three times a year, to monitor and provide accountability for our programs, finances, and systems. Board members serve two-year terms, for as many as three consecutive terms.

Biodiversity Funders Group 2019-2020 Board of Directors

  • Denise Joines,
    Program Officer, Wilburforce Foundation (Board President)
  • Sergio Knaebel,
    Grant Director, Sandler Foundation (Board Vice President)
  • Aileen Lee,
    Chief Program Officer, Environmental Conservation, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (Board Treasurer)
  • Alan Holt,
    Environment Program Director, Margaret A. Cargill Foundation (Board Secretary)
  • Cristina Kinney,
    Program Associate, Environment, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
  • Danielle Levoit,
    Program Officer for the Environment, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
  • Imani Fairweather Morrison,
    Program Officer, Environment, Oak Foundation
  • Lisa Myers,
    Senior Manager of Environmental Grants, Patagonia
  • Sam Passmore,
    Program Director, Environment, Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
  • Jennifer Sokolove,
    Director of Programs and Strategy, Water Foundation