Bravewell Staff

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Teresa Bonner

Vice President of Programs

Teresa Bonner is Vice President of Programs for the Bravewell Collaborative and a Principal at Family Philanthropy Advisors. Teresa has twenty years’ professional experience in philanthropy, foundation and nonprofit management. Prior to her work in the nonprofit and philanthropic sector, Teresa was a partner in the law firm of Lindquist and Vennum, specializing in complex litigation. Teresa has served on several nonprofit boards and was named "Woman Changemaker" by the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal in 2004.

 

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Ellen George

Vice President of Operations

Ellen George, a certified financial planner, is Vice President of Operations of the Bravewell Collaborative and a Principal and Chief Operating Officer for Family Philanthropy Advisors.  She oversees the financial and administrative management of the Firm and the foundations under the Firm's management. Ms. George has expertise in next generation training, intergenerational transfer and wealth management issues as well as strategies in family enterprise.

 

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Jeneen Hartley Sago

Program Officer

Jeneen Hartley Sago serves as Program Officer for the Bravewell Collaborative. Jeneen has extensive experience in the fields of education, non-profit program development, community organizing and public policy and provides program management on projects. Jeneen holds an Ed.M. degree from Harvard University.

 

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Bonnie J. Horrigan

Director of Communications and Public Education

Bonnie J. Horrigan serves as Director of Communications and Public Education for the Bravewell Collaborative.  She is the author of two books—Red Moon Passage and Voices of Integrative Medicine: Conversations and Encounters—and the editorial director for the medical journal, "EXPLORE: The Journal of Science and Healing."

 

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Diane B. Neimann

Senior Philanthropic and Strategic Advisor

Diane Neimann is the Senior Philanthropic and Strategic Advisor for the Bravewell Collaborative. A leader in best practices, Ms. Neimann consults nationally to family offices, foundations and financial institutions on issues of philanthropy, organizational development, and governance.

 

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Constance M. Pechura, PhD

Senior Philanthropic Advisor

Constance Pechura, PhD, is the Executive Director of the Treatment Research Institute (TRI) in Philadelphia, which is dedicated to bringing science to the practice of addiction treatment.  Prior to her appointment at TRI in 2006, she was a Senior Program Officer at The Robert Wood Johnson (RWJ) Foundation and  a member of the senior staff at the Institute of Medicine/ National Academies of Science where she directed a number of studies in health sciences policy, neuroscience and behavioral health.

 

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Charles Terry

Associate and Facilitator

Charles Terry is an associate of the Bravewell Collaborative and provides facilitation services to several Bravewell projects. For eight years he served as Director of Philanthropy at the Rockefeller Family Office in New York City. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School.