Speaker Details


Colburn S. Wilbur
Trustee and Past President, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation

Wilbur served as president and CEO of the Packard Foundation from 1976 to 1999. Prior to that, he was executive director and CEO of the Sierra Club Foundation. In 1999, he received the Distinguished Grantmaker Award from the Council on Foundations and was a senior fellow at the Council from 1999 to 2000. He also served as the Council’s interim president and CEO in 2005. Wilbur currently serves on the boards of the Colorado College, the Institute for Global Ethics, Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, the NARAL Foundation, and Philanthropic Ventures Foundation.