Nancy Kami, Lisa and Douglas Goldman Fund

TITLE: Executive Director

FOCUS AREAS: Education and Literacy; Health and Recreation

CONTACT: 415-771-1717; nkami@ldgfund.org

PROFILE: Nancy Kami has been working for the Lisa and Douglas Fund for over 17 years and serves as the foundation’s executive director. Her prior experience included serving as the assistant head at the Hamilton School from the late 80s to the late 90s. Professional affiliated organizations include the Bentley School, The Foundation Center, and Gateway High School. One of her bios shares:

Nancy Kami is the executive director of the Lisa and Douglas Goldman Fund, a private philanthropic foundation in San Francisco. Prior to joining the Fund in 1997, she served as assistant head and development director for The Hamlin School for 10 years. Nancy began her fundraising career at Brown University and later worked on the capital campaign for KQED Public Broadcasting in San Francisco. She holds an A.B. degree from Brown University and a master's in counseling psychology. Nancy is on the Advisory Board of the Foundation Center's San Francisco office.

Kami’s bio on Community Initiatives shares:

Nancy Kami is the Executive Director of the Lisa and Douglas Goldman Fund, a private foundation that provides support for charitable organizations serving the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. As Executive Director of the Fund, Ms. Kami has overseen the foundation’s recent growth and development of new strategic goals. Prior to joining the Fund in 1997, she served as Assistant Head and Development Director for The Hamlin School for 10 years. Ms. Kami began her fundraising career at Brown University and later worked as Capital Campaign Director for KQED Public Broadcasting in San Francisco. She holds an A.B. degree from Brown University and a Masters in Counseling Psychology. Ms. Kami currently serves as Vice President of the board of the Bentley School; advisory board member of the Foundation Center, San Francisco; and member of the Family Philanthropy Exchange Steering Committee of Northern California Grantmakers. She is a former trustee of the Foundation Center, N.Y. and Gateway High School.