Bruce McNamer is the President of The Builders Initiative (TBI), a family foundation focused on food access, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, oceans and the environment.
Prior to joining TBI, Bruce was President and CEO of Greater Washington Community Foundation in Washington DC; the Head of Global Philanthropy and Chief Executive Officer of the JPMorgan Chase Foundation, and the President and CEO of TechnoServe, a nonprofit organization that works with people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses and industries. Before joining TechnoServe, Bruce was a senior executive/founder in technology start–ups, an investment banker at Morgan Stanley and a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. Bruce was also a White House Fellow at the National Economic Council and a Peace Corps Volunteer in Paraguay.
Bruce serves on the Board for several international nonprofits, including PATH and the MasterCard Foundation. He has an AB from Harvard and a JD/MBA from Stanford. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and a Montana native.
Bruce is Treasurer of the Board of Directors, Chair of the Finance Committee, and a member of the Executive Committee and Compensation Committee.
Appointed to the board: June 2016