Director, Effective Philanthropy Lab, Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society; Lecturer, Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University (d.school)
Nadia Roumani is the director of the Effective Philanthropy Lab at Stanford University’s Center for Philanthropy and Civil Society (PACS) and a lecturer and the curriculum co-designer for the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design’s (d.school) Civic Innovation Fellows Program. In 2014-15, Roumani was the Walter and Esther Hewlett Design Fellow, and was part of the inaugural d.school Fellows Program. She leads efforts nationwide to apply design thinking to foundations and nonprofit organizations. You can also learn more about her work to integrate design thinking and strategic philanthropy at www.designthinkingphilanthropy.com.