The Ounce of Prevention Fund gives children in poverty the best chance for success in school and in life by advocating for and providing the highest-quality care and education from birth to age five.
The Ounce of Prevention Fund gives children in poverty the best chance for success in school and in life by advocating for and providing the highest-quality care and education from birth to age five.

The Ounce of Prevention Fund gives children in poverty the best chance for success in school and in life by advocating for and providing the highest-quality care and education from birth to age five.

Board of Directors

Irving B. Harris *  ∞
Founder

Anne Lea Tuohy
Chairman of the Board

Curt R. Bailey
Chairman-Elect

Bill Friend
Treasurer

Keith Kiley Goldstein
Secretary

Billie Wright Adams, M.D.
Susan Baird
David Casper
Mawiyah Coates
Eloise H. Cornelius
Deborah Daro, Ph.D.
Kelly King Dibble
Mary N. Dillon
Derrick W. Dukes, Jr.
Marilyn Fields
Marquia Fields
Lula M. Ford
Tom Gimbel
David A. Helfand
Marcia “Rusty” Hellman
Alan King
Timothy J. Landon
Virginia F. Oviedo
Francessca Phillips
Isabel Navarrete
   Polsky, M.D.
Raul I. Raymundo
Dick Rothkopf*
Michael A. Sachs
Manuel “Manny” Sanchez
Diana Sands
Jean Schlemmer
Catherine M. Siegel*
Harrison I. Steans
Helen Zell

Honorary Founding Directors
Paul Metzger*
Bernice Weissbourd

Past Board Chairs
Robert Heaton
Norm Katz  ∞
Joyce Skoog  ∞


* Past Board Chair
∞ Deceased

Ounce Affiliates Board

Danielle Albergo
Laurie Brown
John Burke
Megan Canfield
Ian Coelho
Catherine Crossley
Caitlin Gillis
Rachel Gross
Cabray Haines
Lea Jesse
Dan Kuruna
Amber LaFevers
Alexis Lavko
Patrick McGrail
Christopher D. Miller
Staunton Peck
Sarah Salomon
Cheryl Simon
Mack Sterr
Jessica Strausbaugh
Mikela Sutrina
David Thomas
Amy S. Timm
Jasmin Torres
Margot Visconti
Jimmy Westhoff
Megan Wholey
Julia Zhu

Executive Team

Diana Mendley Rauner
President

Matthew Davis
Chief Operating Officer

Claire Dunham
Senior Vice President,
Programs and Training

Anita Puri
Chief Growth Officer

Tony Raden
Senior Vice President,
Research and Policy Initiatves

Elliot Regenstein
Senior Vice President,
Advocacy and Policy

Cynthia Stringfellow
Senior Vice President,
Educare Learning Network

Susan Ben
Vice President, Information
Technology and Management

Ann Kirwan
Vice President, Strategy and Partnerships

Amy Lusk
Vice President, Educare Learning Network

Debra Pacchiano
Vice President,
Translational Research
and Improvement

Eli Rosario
Vice President, Finance

First Five Years Fund
Kris Perry
Executive Director

Sarah Rittling
National Director