Anne B. Mize

Anne is the President of the Mize Family Foundation. She has over thirty years of consulting experience in the nonprofit sector. As an organizational development consultant and philanthropist, she has worked with community groups in sub-Saharan Africa and the US.  She holds a Doctorate in Psychology. Her dissertation research was on the...

Nannette Fok

Nanette Fok is Secretary of the MFF Board. Nanette is an independent grantwriter, working with a variety of nonprofit agencies based in the Seattle area. She has worked in fundraising and organizational development for well over a decade, including individual donor development, foundation/government grantseeking, special events coordination and strategic planning. She...

Meskerem Mize

Meskerem Mize is currently a candidate to receive her Masters at the UW School of Social Work and hopes to one day work in the field of refugee resettlement. She graduated from American University with a BA majoring in sociology and minoring in anthropology. In between her studies she served with AmeriCorps...

Katrin Wilde

Katrin Wilde,  is the Executive Director of the Channel Foundation, where she guides its grantmaking, advocacy, and collaboration in order to support and promote leadership in women’s human rights around the globe. She co-founded the Northwest Global Donors Exchange (NW-GDX), and serves on the Advisory Board of the Center for...

Zane Sibanda

Zanele Sibanda,  has spent her career supporting local communities to solve their own problems as a researcher, facilitator, and funder. She evaluated community driven change on a research team at the Chapin Hall Center for Children at the University of Chicago. She led the social and education components of Invest in Chicago, a...

Jane Barry

Jane Barry,  is a principal with over 20 years of experience consulting to leading international organizations and non-profits on humanitarian aid, development assistance, and human rights. Her field experience includes working in emergencies and conflict-affected areas in Africa, the Balkans and the former Soviet Union. Jane has a diploma in...