Speaker Details

Kathleen Odne
Executive Director, Dean & Margaret Lesher Foundation

The Lesher Foundation provides grants to nonprofits in the northern part of California to improve K-12 education, enhance the visual and performing arts, and support programs benefiting children and families. Odne currently serves on Council on Foundations Family Philanthropy Committee. She is a founding member of the Funders Forum of Contra Costa, an affinity group of funders in the San Francisco Bay area, and a member of the Advisory Council for the Foundation Center in San Francisco. She previously served on the boards of Northern California Grantmakers and the Association of Small Foundations.