Senior Director of Programs and Partnerships, Southeastern Council of Foundations
Cohort: Independent Sector, NGEN, Washington, DC, 2014
Dwayne Marshall serves as the Senior Director of Programs and Partnerships for the Southeastern Council of Foundations. In his role, he designs educational programs for the over 300+ member foundations within their eleven state regional network. In addition, Dwayne fosters partnerships with leading national philanthropic, public and private sector organizations to provide collaborative opportunities for collective impact and community advancement. Previously, Dwayne was the founder of The Hope Institute, a startup social enterprise focused on leadership development for high school youth in the metro Atlanta area. Dwayne has also served as an Organizer in Residence at the Southern Partners Fund and as a field organizer for the Obama Biden 2018 presidential campaign. Dwayne currently serves as the Board Chair of Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy (EPIP) and is an alumnus of the New Leaders Council and the Independent Sector NGEN Fellowship Program. Dwayne is also a member of the Fund The People Advisory Board, Atlanta Black Jewish Coalition Alumni Network,Georgia Young Game Changers, and the Jackie Robinson Foundation Alumni Association. Dwayne received his BBA degree from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University. He resides in Atlanta, Georgia.