Industry Connections


Students gain access to influencers in the field through USC Price and its research centers. Industry
leaders routinely participate in campus-based Price School events. Recent examples include:


William Ahmanson, President, Ahmanson Foundation
Fred Ali, President and CEO, Weingart Foundation
Tonya Allen, President and CEO, The Skillman Foundation
Jean Case, CEO, Case Foundation
Sheldon Danziger, President, Russell Sage Foundation
Irene Hirano Inouye, Former Chair, Ford Foundation Board of Trustees
Patrick McCarthy, President and CEO, Annie E. Casey Foundation
Chris Oechsli, President and CEO, Atlantic Philanthropies
Sally Osberg, President and CEO, Skoll Foundation
Rip Rapson, CEO, Kresge Foundation
Robert Ross, President and CEO, California Endowment
Darren Walker, President, Ford Foundation


Alison Becker, Director, LA Promise Zone, City of Los Angeles
Ray Brewer, Director, Los Angeles Field Office, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Salin Geevarghese, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office for International and Philanthropic Innovation,
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Greta Hansen, County Counsel, County of Santa Clara
Erich Yost, Management Analyst and Community Liaison, U.S. Department of Housing
and Urban Development (HUD)

Corporate Foundations

Erin Hogan, Vice President, Philanthropy Centre, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Antonio Manning, Vice President, Office of Corporate Responsibility, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Global Philanthropy
Andrea Phillips, Vice President, Urban Investment Group, Goldman Sachs
Andrew Plepler, Global Corporate Social Responsibility and Consumer Policy Executive, Bank of America
Kerry Sullivan, President, Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Jonathan Weedman, Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo Foundation

Nonprofit Organizations

Nancy Berlin, Project Director, California Association of Nonprofits
Antony Bugg-Levine, CEO, Nonprofit Finance Fund
Barbara Bush, CEO and co-founder, Global Health Corps
Henry Cisneros, Founder and Chairman, CityView
Kathleen Enright, President and CEO, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations
Michael Govan, CEO and Wallis Annenberg Director, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO and National Director, Anti-Defamation League
Robert Greenstein, President, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Steven Lavine, President, California Institute of the Arts
Terri Ludwig, President and CEO, Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.
Alex Morales, President and CEO, Children’s Bureau of Southern California
Jonathan Sherin, Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Volunteers of America
Margery Turner, Senior Vice President for Program Planning and Management, The Urban Institute