Leaders & Staff

Bob Woodruff Foundation is led by a distinguished group of leaders from diverse areas of influence, including defense, media, healthcare, philanthropy, business and government. A small and agile staff carries out the strategic vision of the Foundation and its Founders.

Anne Marie Dougherty

Executive Director

Anne Marie Dougherty assumed her role as executive director of the Bob Woodruff Foundation in December 2011 — employing her background in corporate consulting, marketing and communications since joining the organization in 2008. Since then, Dougherty has more than doubled revenue, while decreasing expenses. She also worked to refine the granting process, increasing overall program spending each year. Read More.

Brett Morash

Director of Operations & Finance

Margaret Harrell

Director of Programs & Partnerships

Kirsten Neville

Executive Assistant & Office Manager

Sam Kille

Communications Manager

Faiza Asifuddin

Special Projects Manager

Amanda Scott

Donor Relations & Development Operations Manager

Taylor Kwasniewski

Events Manager

Charlie Cook

Charitable Investments Program Officer

Samuel Holmes

Charitable Investments Program Officer

Kate Cook

Communications Coordinator

Darby Drake

Donor Relations & Development Operations Coordinator

Emily Bader

Strategic Initiatives Officer

Barbara Lau

Special Projects

Nancy Kaywood

Service Member and Family Liaison

Mary Carstensen

Director, Collaboration Initiative

Aimee Dawson

Deputy Director, Collaboration Initiative