Calendar of Events


South Bay Speaker Series (part 1 of 4) with Marybeth Sharpe from Moore

The Bay Area EPIP Chapter Presents:


Wednesday, July 7th, 2010
3:30-5:00 PM
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
2121 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(650) 234-4500

Marybeth Sharpe, Program Director for the Betty Irene Moore Nursing Initiative
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Interviewed by Ron Ragin, Associate Program Officer, Performing Arts Program William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Marybeth Sharpe is the program director for the Betty Irene Moore Nursing Initiative. The Initiative seeks to improve nursing-related patient outcomes in adult acute care hospitals in the San Francisco Bay and Sacramento areas.  Before joining the Foundation, Marybeth was a vice president with American Express where she led strategic analysis for their small business group.  She has also taught economics at the University of Chicago, worked for the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C. and served as an associate principal with McKinsey & Company in New York. Beyond her role in the Betty Irene Moore Nursing Initiative, Marybeth has been involved in the Moore Foundation’s Building Our Future initiative to refine the Foundation’s values and position it to increase impact and catalyze results over the next 10 years.

To RSVP, please email by Wednesday, July 1, 2010

South Bay Speaker Series
Learn more about how seasoned leaders at prominent South Bay foundations made their way into their present roles. Foundation representatives from the William and Flora Hewlett, Gordon and Betty Moore, David and Lucile Packard, and Skoll Foundations will share the paths they have taken to their current leadership roles, the unique aspects of their organizations’ grantmaking and the role they feel that emerging leaders can play in the sector.  Please stay tuned to future announcements in the coming months.