Monday, March 13, 2017

Endowment for Health Elects Frank DeGiovanni to Board of Directors

Concord, NH – The Endowment for Health, New Hampshire’s largest health foundation, has elected Frank DeGiovanni to its Board of Directors. 

“We are happy to welcome Frank to our board,” said Endowment for Health President Dr. Yvonne Goldsberry.  “His deep knowledge of philanthropy and its role in improving the lives of vulnerable and underserved populations will be invaluable to the Endowment,” she said. 

Mr. DeGiovanni previously served as the director of financial assets for the Ford Foundation, leading worldwide efforts to build economic opportunity for disadvantaged people.  Mr. DeGiovanni brings a deep understanding of financial services, savings, individual asset development, Social Security reform, and rural livelihood development.

Before joining the Ford Foundation in 1992, Mr. DeGiovanni was associate professor and senior research associate at the New School for Social Research in New York City. 

"Frank’s expertise in asset building and community and economic development will help inform our efforts to create vibrant, multi-generational and welcoming communities here in New Hampshire,” said Goldsberry.

Mr. DeGiovanni resides in Hampton, NH.