Center for High Impact Philanthropy, UPenn
Anne Ferola is Director, Education & Strategic Partnerships at the Center for High Impact Philanthropy at the University of Pennsylvania. She oversees the Center’s education programs, including student training and executive education, and generates and maintains key relationships with institutional funders, individual donors, and nonprofit practitioners. She recently led the
Center’s analysis of applications to the MacArthur Foundation’s 100 & Change competition. She began her work with CHIP as a Research Fellow, exploring alternative funding and finance tools, PRIs, and impact investing. Prior to her work at the Center, Anne spent more than fifteen years in senior positions leading and generating support for nonprofit organizations in various sectors, including education, healthcare and arts & culture.
Anne holds a Master of Science degree in Nonprofit Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Arts in English, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Miami.