The Governing Board of The SEED Foundation

The SEED Foundation is governed by a voluntary Board of Directors. Each member brings his or her unique expertise—from education instruction and technology to finance and accounting.

The full board meets quarterly and holds the Foundation to high ethical standards, transparency, and accountability.

Derek M. Abruzzese | Chief Strategy Officer, Tufts Health Plan
Eric S. Adler, Chair | Co-Founder of The SEED Foundation and General Partner, Adler Associates
Edward “Ned” Brody | Former Head of the Americas, Yahoo
Christopher D. Buchbinder, Vice-Chair | Senior Vice President, Capital Group Companies
Aviva D. Budd | Attorney and independent real estate investor
Melanie Damian | Senior Partner, Damian & Valori LLP
Cheryl L. Dorsey | President of Echoing Green Foundation
Vasco F. Fernandes | Parambos Global Solutions LLC
Ann B. Friedman, Vice-Chair | Educator
Elizabeth Galvin | Attorney and investor
Dean C. Garfield | President and CEO of the Information Technology Industry Council
Kelly Tubman Hardy | Partner, Hogan Lovells
Karim Khalifa | Senior Vice President, Marriott International
Nancy L. Lane | Former Vice President of Government Affairs and Vice President of Human Resources and Administration for Johnson & Johnson
Marc E. Miller | Of counsel, McLeod, Watkinson & Miller
Rosalia Miller | President and CEO of CriLu Educational Services and Co-Founder of the Latino Student Fund
Jamie Moeller | Managing Director, Global Public Affairs Practice at Ogilvy Public Relations
John M. Noel | Chairman and CEO of The Noel Group
Luis R. Perez | Palace Sports and Entertainment
Lesley Poole | CEO, The SEED Foundation
Lisbeth B. Schorr | Senior Fellow, Center for the Study of Social Policy and Lecturer in Social Medicine at Harvard University
Eileen Shields-West | Journalist and author
Rajiv Vinnakota | Co-Founder of The SEED Foundation; Executive Vice President, Youth and Engagement at The Aspen Institute
The Honorable Vin Weber | Former Congressman, Managing Partner of Clark & Weinstock