Alane Wallis, Lincoln and Therese Filene Foundation

TITLE:  Foundation Manager

FOCUS AREAS: Civic education, human development & self-sufficiency, music education & the performing arts, public education & broadcasting

CONTACT:  617-439-2498, awallis@nutter.com

PROFILE: Although five generations of family members have been involved with the Lincoln and Therese Filene Foundation’s grantmaking, Alane Wallis serves as a grantseeker’s best point of contact. Wallis is a manager of charitable foundations for Nutter McClennan & Fish LLP.

The Nutter Charitable Advisors practice group provides services to nonprofits and individuals and businesses who contribute to these organizations.  Firm clients include national and local public charities, several educational institutions within the Greater Boston area, trade associations, chambers of commerce, social welfare organizations, social clubs, private foundations, and philanthropic families. Nutter McClennan & Fish LLP is a large law firm in Boston.

Wallis’ Boston Philanthropic Advisors Roundtable bio shares:

Alane is Charitable Foundations Manager at Nutter. She is a member of Nutter Charitable Advisors and provides services to private and family foundations. Alane has over twenty years of experience in philanthropy and can assist in every phase of the development and administration of private and family foundations.

Wallis previously worked as a program manager for the International Business Center for eight years and holds a Master’s in German and communications from the University of New Hampshire. In the past, she has co-hosted events at Boston Philanthropic Advisors Roundtable.