Kimberly O. Dennis, Secretary
President & CEO, Searle Freedom Trust

Kimberly O. Dennis is President and CEO of the Searle Freedom Trust, a grantmaking foundation established by the late Daniel C. Searle to support public policy research. She has spent more than thirty years in the grantmaking arena, starting with the John M. Olin Foundation in 1981, and later as the first executive director of The Philanthropy Roundtable. She has also worked with nonprofit policy organizations, including the Pacific Research Institute and the American Enterprise Institute. Currently, Ms. Dennis serves as chairman of the board of DonorsTrust and vice chairman of Donors Capital Fund. She is also a member of the Board of Visitors of George Mason University, a trustee of the Earhart Foundation, a member of the board of the Philanthropy Roundtable, and a director of PERC, the Property and Environment Research Center.