SARA WHITMAN, FOUNDER, CHAIR & TREASURER
Sara Whitman is a recognized leader in the field of philanthropy with a focus on public education, early childhood issues, and LGBTQ civil rights. Prior to her work with the Wild Geese Foundation, Sara served on the boards of Mass Equality and The Schott Foundation for Public Education. Her work with foundations spans two decades and includes leadership roles in foundation investments, development, and racial justice committees.
A published writer, Sara has written about LGBTQ rights, and her own personal — often humorous — experiences as a divorced lesbian mom of three sons.
Sara’s photography has appeared in 2013, Searching for Red, Montana Artist Refuge, Basin, MT, curated by Bently Spang and Mary Ellen Strom, and in 2014, Drawn to Water, Guest Juror, Elizabeth Devlin, Boston, MA.
Sara spends her time between suburban Boston and southeast Maine, where she plots her next big project. She is a graduate of Hartwick College.
BEN COWEN-WHITMAN, DIRECTOR
Ben represents the next generation on the Board.
ZACK COWEN-WHITMAN, DIRECTOR
Zack represents the next generation on the Board.
JAKE COWEN-WHITMAN, DIRECTOR
Jake represents the next generation on the Board.