National Standards Board

The Community Foundations National Standards Board is a supporting organization of the Council on Foundations and is responsible for the quality, value and integrity of compliance with National Standards. The board ensures that National Standards remain relevant amid changing policies, procedures and regulations, and coordinates developments in the compliance process.

Board members represent practitioners and thought leaders in the community foundation field.

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Diana Anderson
Southwest Initiative Foundation
Hutchinson, MN

Eric Anderson
Philanthropic Services Advisor 
The Minneapolis Foundation
Minneapolis, MN

Janice Black
President and CEO 
Foundation for Enhancing Communities
Harrisburg, PA

Rebecca Carr
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
Concord, NH

Angela Dethlefs-Trettin
Director of Community Investment and Initiatives
Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines
Des Moines, IA 

Eileen M. Ellsworth 
The Community Foundation For Northern Virginia
Oakton, VA

Hazle Hamilton – CFNSB Treasurer
Chief Administrative Officer
Community Foundation of Central Georgia
Macon, GA

Mary Jo Herbig
Director of Communications
Community Foundation of Greater Flint
Flint, MI

R. Randall Royster – CFNSB President
President and CEO
Albuquerque Community Foundation
Albuquerque, NM

Mark Sidel
Professor of Law and Faculty Scholar
University of Wisconsin Law School
Madison, WI

Jennifer Tolle Whiteside
Chief Executive Officer and President
North Carolina Community Foundation, Inc.
Raleigh, NC

James G. Williamson
Community Foundation of Greater New Britain
New Britain, CT

Dr. Jonathan Lorenzo Yorba
President and CEO
The Community Foundation (Inland Southern California)
Riverside, CA