As Special Assistant to the CEO, Steffani is responsible for managing internal and external relations for the CEO. Steffani works closely with The Fund’s leadership and operations team. Steffani shares a passion for education and is eager to make a difference with The Fund on the leadership level.
On this #20thAnniversaryTuesday, Polk Bros. Foundation CEO Gillian Darlow discusses the importance of foundations listening to the community, challenges in the nonprofit sector, and how she navigates it all as a Fund Board member.
“Foundations have a pretty powerful voice, which is a real privilege, so we try to use it whenever possible.”
On this #20thAnniversaryTuesday, transformational leader Kim Evans discusses innovation in the financial services industry, work as a Fund Board Member, and growing up as a CPS student.
“I grew up on the South Side of Chicago. I am a graduate of CPS from kindergarten, elementary, all the way through to high school. And so I think what I have to bring the Fund is the practical experience of having grown up in the system to help us lead forward in terms of the work that we’re doing.”