Board Committees and Advisory Councils

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Board Committees and advisory councils provide an opportunity for dedicated volunteers to share their expertise and experience. Their involvement contributes to Grameen Foundation’s efficiency and innovative approaches to empowering the poorest of the poor to escape poverty through microfinance.

Board Committees

Executive Committee
Bob Eichfeld, Chair
Peter Cowhey, Vice Chair
Alex Counts, President/CEO
Si White, Treasurer
Robert Ottenhoff, Secretary
Rosanna Ramos-Velita, Member

Finance Committee
Si White, Chair
Bob Eichfeld, Member
Rosanna Ramos-Velita, Member
Beverly Armstrong, Member
Richard Lautch, Member
Craig Sarsony, Member
Joshua Tripp, Staff Liaison

Audit Committee
Bob Ottenhoff, Chair
Eric Miller, Member
Peter Cowhey, Member
Beth Wolfe, Member
Joshua Tripp, Staff Liaison

Development Committee
Steve Rockefeller, Jr., Member
Anne Guerrant, Member
Gloria McCall Snead, Member
Paul Hilal, Member
Hans Levin, Member
Ricki Helfer, Member
Robyn MacIntire, Staff Liaison

Governance Committee
Jennifer Drogula, Chair
Beverly Armstrong, Member
Yvette Neier, Member
Beth Rhyne, Member
Julia Soyars, Staff Liaison

Investment Committee
Bob Eichfeld, Co-chair
Si White, Co-chair
Susan Davis, Member
Rosanna Ramos-Velita, Member
Eleanor Wagner, Member
Ricki Helfer, Member
Jim Greenberg, Member
Wayne Silby, Member
Matthew Speh, Staff Liaison

Africa Advisory Committee
Paul Maritz, Chair
Willene A. Johnson, Vice Chair
Jennifer Drogula, Member
Dr. Wolday Amha, Member
Beverly Armstrong, Member
Beth Rhyne, Member
Steve Wardle, Staff Liaison

Americas Regional Committee
Rosanna Ramos-Velita, Chair
David Russell, Member
Bob Eichfeld, Member
Chuck Olson, Member
Jorge Higinio Maldonado, Member
David Myhre, Member
Brewster Waddell, Member
Carlos Fonseca, Member
Alberto Solano, Staff Liaison

Asia Regional Advisory Committee
Vikram Gandhi, Chair
Bob Eichfeld, Vice Chair
Jim Greenberg, Member
Wayne Silby, Member
Jennifer Meehan, Member
Pradeep Singh, Member
Christopher Tan, Staff Liaison

Technology Program Committee
Peter Bladin, Chair
Deepak Amin, Member
Peter Cowhey, Member
Carlos Fonseca, Member
Dean Karlan, Member
Nelson Mattos, Member
Paul Maritz, Member
Craig McCaw, Member
Rob Mechaley, Member
Anand Narasimhan, Member
Wayne Silby, Member
Pradeep Singh, Member
David Stephens, Member
Kentaro Toyama, Member
Srikant Vasan, Member
David Edelstein, Staff Liaison

Social Performance Subcommittee
Peter Cowhey, Chair
David Russell, Member
Barbara Kibbe, Member
Jody Rausch, Member
Larry Reed, Member
Steve Wright, Staff Liaison

Financial Services Subcommittee
Bahram Vakil, Member
Dick Gunther, Member
David Russell, Member
Bill Fisse, Member
Olaf Kula, Member
Chris Dunford, Member
Janet Thompson, Member
Camilla Nestor, Staff Liaison

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