Amy Shorey, Herman and Frieda L. Miller Foundation, GMA Foundations

TITLE: Administrator, Director, Senior Consultant

FOCUS AREAS: Social justice, civic engagement, advocacy, community organizing

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PROFILE: Amy Segal Shorey works for GMA Foundations and manages several foundations in New England. Shorey’s GMA Foundation bio shares:

Amy Segal Shorey is a senior consultant and grantmaker at GMA Foundations, where she has been a director since 2000. She currently serves the Anna B. Stearns Charitable Foundation, the Herman and Frieda L. Miller Foundation, an anonymous family foundation, and the Lalor Foundation. She is the health program officer for the Jessie B. Cox Trust, covering the six New England states, and the administrator for the Clipper Ship Foundation.  Her areas of expertise include women’s and girls’ programs, health, human services, and civic engagement. Her consulting expertise includes foundation guidelines, governance, succession, and family dynamics.

Amy is a graduate of Yale College and received her master’s degree in Business Administration from the Harvard Business School. Before entering the field of philanthropy, she was a manager in several health care settings, including hospital ambulatory care and a health maintenance organization. She has served as a volunteer on local and national non-profit boards.

Her National Network of Consultants to Grantmakers profile provides the following details:

Amy Segal Shorey is a principal at GMA Foundations. Her grantmaking expertise includes women’s and girls’ programs, health, human services, and civic engagement. Amy brings years of foundation and private sector experience to her consulting practice in foundation strategy, guidelines, governance and succession.

GMA Foundations works with foundations and individual donors to establish and achieve their philanthropic goals. We provide a full range of services, from strategic consulting and impact analysis to grantmaking, administration, bookkeeping and organizational support. Established in 1982, the firm draws on the knowledge and confidence we have gained from decades in the field to propel our clients on their own journeys to positive impact and meaningful change.