Phil Buchanan is president of the Center for Effective Philanthropy and a passionate advocate for the importance of philanthropy and the nonprofit sector. Hired in 2001 as the organization’s first chief executive, Phil has led the growth of CEP into the leading provider of data and insight on philanthropic effectiveness. Phil is also co-founder of YouthTruth, an initiative of CEP’s designed to harness student perceptions to help educators accelerate improvements in their K–12 schools and classrooms. He holds an MBA from Harvard University and received his undergraduate degree in Government from Wesleyan University. He has been recognized seven times as among the Nonprofit Times “power and influence top 50” – most recently in 2018. In 2016 he was named the Nonprofit Times “influencer of the year.” He blogs frequently on the CEP blog, is a columnist for the Chronicle of Philanthropy, and is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences. Phil was born in Toronto, grew up in Oregon, and currently lives in Lexington, Massachusetts with his wife and two daughters.Read more Read less
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