Lindsey Stammerjohn, John Gogian Family Foundation

TITLE: Executive Director

FOCUS AREAS: Developmental disabilities, abused/neglected youth, elderly

CONTACT: (310) 325-0954; lstammerjohn@gogianfoundation.org

PROFILE: Lindsey Stammerjohn serves as the executive director for JGFF, one of just two staff members at the foundation. Her Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO) profile shares:

Lindsey Stammerjohn joined the John Gogian Family Foundation in 1996 and was promoted to Executive Director in 2007. As a small Foundation with one full-time staff member, she assumes broad responsibilities in finance, operations, and grantmaking. Ms. Stammerjohn seeks to develop deep, long term relationships with the executive directors of the agencies funded by the Foundation as a way to catalyze open dialogue, collaboration, and true partnerships. The Foundation seeks innovative ways to support and impact its partners and has convened them five times in the past three years to provide training and to build a networked community. Ms. Stammerjohn serves on the Member Services Committee with the Association of Small Foundations in Washington D.C.

She is an Exponent Philanthropy member and has supported capacity building efforts for nonprofits.