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Our operations team oversees key business functions within the foundation.

Jim Bromley

Chief Financial Officer,

Jim Bromley oversees finance and accounting, financial planning and analysis, strategic planning, grants and contracts management, and several special initiatives.

Connie Collingsworth

General Counsel and Secretary,

Connie Collingsworth manages all of the foundation’s legal needs, providing guidance and developing creative solutions to support the achievement of the foundation’s programmatic objectives.

Diane de Ryss


Diane de Ryss leads the Investment Workflow and Grants & Contracts Management teams.

Richard Lake

Director of Security,
Special Projects and Operations

Richard “Dick” Lake leads the team that is responsible for the security of the foundation’s resources and people worldwide.

Leigh Morgan

Chief Operating Officer,

Leigh Morgan is accountable for HR, IT, security, global workforce solutions, information & research services, the enterprise project management office, and partner engagement.

Todd Pierce

Chief Digital Officer,

Todd Pierce, chief digital officer, shapes and leads the integrated strategy for technology and digital platforms in service of the foundation’s mission.

Steven Rice

Chief Human Resources Officer,

Steven Rice leads the human resources team and aligns services and processes to advance the work of the foundation.

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