Trustees and Leadership

Save the Children’s Board of Trustees, Senior Leadership Team and each and every staff member are dedicated to the belief that every child in the U.S. and around the world deserves a future.

Board of Trustees

(As of February 2021)

Brad Irwin, Chair
Former President and CEO
Welch’s Foods, Inc.

Debra Fine, Vice Chair
Founder and Chair
Fine Capital Partners

Thomas Murphy, Chair Emeritus
Former Chairman and CEO
Capital Cities/ABC

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Abhishek Agrawal
Former Managing Director and Global Head of Growth Equity
Vulcan Capital

Irv Bailey
Senior Advisor and Former Managing Director
Chrysalis Ventures

Abhijit Banerjee
Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Corinne Basler
Board Chair
Perkins School for the Blind

Forrest Berkley
Retired Partner
Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co.

Jay Collins
Vice Chairman, Banking, Capital Markets and Advisory

Mary Dillon
Executive Chair and Former CEO
Ulta Beauty

Peter Fasolo
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Johnson & Johnson

Jennifer Garner
Actor, philanthropist, entrepreneur and advocate; co-founder
Once Upon a Farm

Susan Gianinno
Senior Advisor
Publicis Groupe

Gabriela Hearst
Founder and Creative Director
Gabriela Hearst

Ernie Herrman
CEO and President
TJX Companies

Erika James
Dean of the Wharton School
University of Pennsylvania

Jeremy Kohomban
President and CEO
The Children’s Village

Raj Kumar
President and Editor-In-Chief

Joe Mandato
Managing Partner
DeNovo Ventures

David Mastrocola
Bradford Hill Capital LLC

Margaret (Peg) McGetrick
Founding Partner
Liberty Square Asset Management

Anne Mulcahy
Former Chair and CEO
Xerox Corporation

Julie Nordstrom
Member of The Board of Advisors
The Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation 
UW Medicine

Catherine Oppenheimer
Co-Founder and Former Board Chair
National Dance Institute of New Mexico

Danita Ostling
Retired Partner
Ernst & Young

Joe Roth
Producer and Director

Sunil Sani
Heritage Sportswear, LLC

David Sewell
Ernst & Young

Iris Smith
Tony Award Broadway Producer; Founder
Once Upon a Time Productions

Judy Smith
Founder and President
Smith & Company

Janti Soeripto
President and CEO
Save the Children U.S.

Tracy McHale Stuart
Managing Partner and CEO
Corbin Capital Partners

Tsehaye Teferra
Founder and President
Ethiopian Community Development Council

Judee Ann Williams
Co-Head of Social Impact
Creative Artists Agency

Dona Davis Young
Former Chairman, President and CEO
The Phoenix Companies

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Senior Leadership Team

Janti Soeripto
President and Chief Executive Officer

Sarah Angel-Johnson
Vice President and
Chief Information Officer

David Barth
Vice President
International Programs

Luciana Bonifacio
Vice President and Chief Development Officer

Greg Ferrante
Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer

Christy Gleason
Vice President, Policy, Advocacy and Campaigns and
Executive Director of Save the Children Action Network 


Eric Howell
Chief Operating Officer

Debbie Pollock-Berry
Vice President and
Chief Human Resources Officer

Jennifer Roberti
Vice President and
Chief Marketing Officer

Mark Shriver
Chief Strategy Officer

Brian White
Vice President and
General Counsel

Andrea Williamson
Corporate Secretary

Betsy Zorio
Vice President
U.S. Programs

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Board of Trustees Alumni

Rodrigo Arboleda Halaby; Robert Arnot, MD; Cynthia Augustine; Zoë Baird; Marjorie Craig Benton; J. Herman Blake;  Rear Admiral Susan Blumenthal; Brigitte Carnochan; Roxanne Mankin Cason; Emanuel Chirico; Andrea Collins; Robert Daly; Martha De Laurentiis;  Susan Decker; Joaquin Duato; Patricia Duff; Gretchen Dykstra; Randall S. Eisenberg; Jeff Foran; Senator William Frist, MD; Tina Georgeou; Jim Goldman; Richard Goodyear; Charlotte Guyman; John D. Hayes; Austin Hearst; Irvine O. Hockaday; Lawrence C. Horowitz; Josh James; Pratima Kale;  Susan Lassen; Joanne Leedom-Ackerman; Julie Leff; Joan Lombardi; Linda Koch Lorimer; Charles MacCormack; Mark Mactas; John T. McCarthy;  Henry McGee; Terrence R. Meersman; Carolyn Miles; Henry S. Miller; Tom Moser; Dick Munro; Bradley C. Palmer; Beatriz Perez; Judith Reichman;  Richard J. Schnieders; Trudi Schutz; James R. Sheffield; Scott Spangler; Pernille Spiers-Lopez; George Stephanopoulos; Helene R. Sullivan; Dawn Sweeney; Millie Tan; Amelia Vicini; Mick Yates


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