Speaker Details

Katherine Lorenz
President and Treasurer, The Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation

Before joining the foundation, Lorenz spent nearly three years as deputy director for the Institute for Philanthropy, whose mission is to increase effective philanthropy in the UK and internationally, and she now sits on the Institute's board. Prior to that, she lived and worked in Oaxaca, Mexico, where she co-founded Puente a la Salud Comunitaria, a nonprofit working to eradicate malnutrition and advance food sovereignty in rural Oaxaca through the integration of amaranth into the local diet. She still serves on the organization’s board.