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Ms. Beverley Francis

Founding Member

Next Generation of African American Philanthropist

Next Generation of African American Philanthropist

Background Information

Employment History

Howard County Resident and President
The Columbia Foundation

President and Chief Executive Officer
The Columbia Foundation

Director of Philanthropic Services
Triangle Community Foundation

Executive Director
Women-in-Action for the Prevention of Violence and Its Causes , Inc.

President
Women's Giving Circle

Affiliations

Board Member
PROJECT GRADUATION

Board Member
Maryland Association of Nonprofit Organizations

Education

Bachelor of Arts degree
Public Relations and Mass Communications
Eastern Kentucky University

Masters degree
Industrial and Community Counseling
Eastern Kentucky University

Web References (97 Total References)


Staff | Columbia Foundation

www.columbiafoundation.org, 30 Dec 2011 [cached]

Beverley Francis-Gibson President & CEO bfrancis@columbiafoundation.org

As President and Chief Executive Officer of The Columbia Foundation, Beverley oversees all aspects of the Foundation's operations. She has been a Howard County resident and President of the Foundation since June 2008. She is a 2009 graduate of the Leadership Howard County Premier Program and is currently serving a three-year term on the Board of Trustees. She served on the Advisory Board of the Women's Giving Circle of Howard County. She also serves on the Board of Trustees for Maryland Association of Nonprofits and the Board of Howard County Police Foundation. She was appointed to the Nonprofit Resource Development Council by Howard County's Executive.
Prior to joining The Columbia Foundation, she was the Director of Philanthropic Services at the Triangle Community Foundation in North Carolina for ten years and Executive Director of Women-in-Action for the Prevention of Violence and Its Causes, Inc. for six years. She has been a frequent presenter at local, regional and national conferences on the topic of philanthropy, giving circles and nonprofits and has served on various conference planning committees as well. She has also been a facilitator and taught classes in philanthropy at Duke University's Nonprofit Management Program, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Leadership Triangle.
Previously, she served on the Board of Project Graduation and Sister Cities of Durham, is a founding member of the Next Generation of African American Philanthropist, and has received numerous awards and community recognitions. She holds a Masters degree in Industrial and Community Counseling and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations and Mass Communications from Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Kentucky. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, listening to music, going to the movies, cooking gourmet seafood dishes, reading and meeting people. She is the mother of three daughters and is originally from St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands.


Leadership Howard County Adds New Board Members for 2009-2010 - HoCoMoJo

www.hocomojo.com, 22 Oct 2015 [cached]

Beverley Francis, President & CEO, The Columbia Foundation


Beverley ...

www.trianglecf.org, 18 Mar 2008 [cached]

Beverley Francis

...
As the Director of Philanthropic Services at Triangle Community Foundation, Beverley Francis cultivates strong relationships with fundholders in order to assist them in making strategic grants to nonprofits that share their interests.She also coordinates the Donor Education Program.Beverley has been with the Foundation for the past nine years and likes to say that she has the best job in the world.
Beverley is a frequent conference presenter on philanthropy, African-American philanthropy and Triangle Community Foundation's work.She has won a number of community service awards as well.She is a founding member of the Next Generation of African-American Philanthropists, a member of the Association of Black Foundation Executives, the Council on Foundations and a board member of Project Graduation in Durham.
Beverley received a B.A. in public relations and an M.A. in community and industrial counseling from Eastern Kentucky University.Originally from St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, Beverley is the proud mother of three girls.When she can find the time, she enjoys reading, traveling and good desserts.


Beverley Francis-Gibson, ...

mdnonprofit.org, 24 Jan 2012 [cached]

Beverley Francis-Gibson, The Columbia Foundation


Beverley Francis As ...

www.womensgivingcircle.org, 3 Oct 2010 [cached]

Beverley Francis As President and Chief Executive Officer of The Columbia Foundation, Ms. Francis oversees all aspects of the Foundation's operations. She has been a Howard County resident since June 2008 and has been the President of the Foundation as of June 16th. She was recently accepted in the 2008-09 Leadership Howard County Leadership Premier Program. Prior to joining The Columbia Foundation, she was the Director of Philanthropic Services at the Triangle Community Foundation in North Carolina for ten years and Executive Director of Women-in-Action for the Prevention of Violence and Its Causes, Inc. for six years. She has been a frequent presenter at local, regional and national conferences on the topic of philanthropy, giving circles and nonprofits and has served on various conference planning committees as well. She has also been a facilitator and taught classes in philanthropy at Duke University's Nonprofit Management Program, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Leadership Triangle. Previously, she served on the Board of Project Graduation and Sister Cities of Durham, is a founding member of the Next Generation of African American Philanthropists, and has received numerous awards and community recognitions. She holds a Masters degree in Industrial and Community Counseling and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations and Mass Communications from Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Kentucky. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, going to the movies, cooking gourmet seafood dishes, reading and meeting people. She is the mother of three daughters and is originally from St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands.

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