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Vector of experts innovating at Charity Navigator


Charity Navigator's Expert Groups explore new ideas, drive innovation, and foster collaboration. Expert Groups are composed of industry leaders, board members, and staff. Each Expert Group focuses on a priority area at Charity Navigator and advises on how to best reach organizational goals.

Below is a listing of the current Charity Navigator Expert Groups with respective membership

Partnerships Expert Group

  • Mike Cooney
  • Michael Dix
  • Matt Giegerich
  • Michael Thatcher
  • Jerry Webman
  • Dan Weiss

Nonprofit Ratings Expert Group

  • Dorothy Crenshaw
  • Michael Dix
  • Matt Giegerich
  • Dean Karlan
  • Hope Lyons
  • Shannon McCracken
  • Stephen Rockwell
  • Kevin Scally
  • Kern Schireson
  • Michael Thatcher
  • Michael M. Weinstein

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Organizational Health Expert Group

  • Julia Bieniek
  • Tamsin Chen
  • Loretha Jones
  • Rabia de Lande Long
  • Rhoden Monrose
  • Nancy Sadek
  • Michael Thatcher

Membership to Expert Groups is currently by invitation only.

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