REDF’s Ambassadors are alumni of our Board and Advisory Council and remain advocates, resources, and evangelists for our mission.

Kristen Ace Burns

Associate Director and former President of REDF

The Grable Foundation

Jed Emerson


Blended Value Group

Nike Irvin

Managing Director

Civil Society Fellowship

Tom LaTour


LaTour Hotels and Resorts

Connie Matsui

Interim Chief Executive Officer

San Diego Foundation

Cynthia Miller

Senior Fellow


Steven Raphael

Professor of Public Policy

Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley

Nora Sobolov

Lead Entrepreneur

The Dividend Project

Gabriel Speyer

Senior Principal

LeSar Development Consultants