She’s the Boss: Philanthropic Leader Judy Belk Appointed President and CEO of The California Wellness Foundation

Judy Belk will lead The California Wellness Foundation as its next president and CEO, effective April 7, 2014, announced Barbara C. Staggers, M.D., M.P.H., chair of the Foundation’s Board of Directors. Belk is currently senior vice president of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, a position she has held since 2002.  She brings more than 25 years experience in Strategic Philanthropy, Corporate Social Responsibility and Civic Engagement.

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She’s In Charge: Dr. Helene D. Gayle, President and CEO of CARE USA

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Helene D. Gayle is president and CEO of CARE USA, a leading international humanitarian organization with approximately 10,000 staff whose poverty fighting programs reached 122 million people last year in 84 countries. Since joining CARE in 2006, Dr. Gayle has led efforts to reinforce CARE’s commitment to empowering girls and women to bring lasting change to poor communities. Under her leadership, CARE has strengthened its focus on long term impact, increased policy and advocacy efforts and deepened connections between poverty and the environment. Gayle has leveraged the power of CARE’s corporate and NGO partners to significantly expand CARE’s reach across the globe. An expert on health, global development and humanitarian issues, she spent 20 years with the Centers for Disease Control, working primarily on HIV/AIDS. Dr. Gayle then worked at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, directing programs on HIV/AIDS and other global health issues. Read The Rest

Multicultural Marketing Guru Joins Consulting Firm Diversity Affluence

Co Founder of Thurgood Marshall College Fund Joins Diversity Affluence

NEW YORK – Andrea Hoffman, founder and chief executive officer of Diversity Affluence, has announced that Noel Hankin, nationally known expert in multicultural marketing and relations to some of the world’s most successful brands as well as former counsel to President William J. Clinton, has joined Diversity Affluence.  Diversity Affluence is a diversity research, marketing communications and business development consultancy that uniquely helps businesses market to affluent, aspirational and influential ethnic consumers – also known as Royaltons™. Read The Rest