The David and Lucile Packard Foundation is pleased to announce the promotion of Jamaica Maxwell to director of Organizational Effectiveness. Maxwell assumes the role as long-time Foundation leader, Linda Baker, announced her departure to explore... Continue Reading
Within the field of ocean conservation, as in many areas of social and environmental change work, we are witnessing a call to authentically advance equity issues, particularly within the context of the global pandemic and the social and racial disparities it has resurfaced. This... Continue Reading
Supporting the Leaders Who Care for Children in California Our partners at Rockwood Leadership Institute prioritize relationships. Deep connection is a part of their organization’s ethos. Every meeting begins with smiling faces and weekend updates.... Continue Reading
The challenges people and societies are facing around the globe are complex, fast-changing, and urgent. The Packard Foundation, alongside other partners, is committed to supporting organizations that are working to solve humanity’s toughest problems. We... Continue Reading
Linda Baker shares what she learned from exploring the landscape of support for the development and growth of leaders, organizations, and networks around the world.
No one can solve the world’s problems alone, yet often it feels easier and more efficient to get through our long to-do list by ourselves. It is time consuming to find others doing similar work,... Continue Reading
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation announced today the promotion of Linda Baker to Director of Organizational Effectiveness. Baker joined the Packard Foundation’s Organizational Effectiveness team in 2013 as a program officer, where she supported grantees in strengthening... Continue Reading