Susan A. Buffett

Chair, The Sherwood Foundation and the Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

Susan A. Buffett is Chair of The Sherwood Foundation, The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation and The Buffett Early Childhood Fund. The Sherwood Foundation focuses on public education and poverty alleviation. The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation works globally on women’s health issues. The Buffett Early Childhood Fund focuses on early childhood education from birth to five for low income families on a national scale. Susie also serves on several national nonprofit boards including ONE and the Rock and Soul Forever Foundation.
Locally, she serves on the board of The Rose Blumkin Performing Arts Center Foundation, Heritage Services, Avenue Scholars and The Metropolitan Entertainment and Convention Authority (MECA).

More Members of the Board of Directors

Alexander Stubb

Director and Professor, School of Transnational Governance, European University Institute

Aliko Dangote

President/Chief Executive of the Dangote Industries LTD and Chairman of the Dangote Foundation

Bobby Shriver

Co-founder, ONE and (RED)


Lead singer, U2
Co-founder, ONE and (RED)

The Rt Hon David Cameron

Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Dr. Jackie Chimhanzi

Chief Executive Officer, African Leadership Institute

Sir Mo Ibrahim

Chairman, Mo Ibrahim Foundation

Gayle E. Smith

CEO of ONE *

Helene D. Gayle, M.D., MPH

President, Spelman College *

Jamie Drummond

Co-Founder, ONE & Founder, Sharing Strategies

Joe Cerrell

Managing Director, Global Policy & Advocacy, Europe, Middle East & East Asia, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

John Doerr

Chairman, Kleiner Perkins

Joshua Bolten

CEO, Business Roundtable *

Kelly Ayotte

Former United States Senator

Kevin Sheekey

Global Head of External Relations, Bloomberg LP

Lawrence H. Summers

Former Secretary of the Treasury of the United States

Mimi Alemayehou

Senior Vice President for Public-Private Partnerships, Mastercard Inc.

Morton H. Halperin

Chair, Executive Board, Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law (CERL) at the University of Pennsylvania*

Sheryl Sandberg

Founder of Lean IN

Tom Freston

Board Chair, ONE, and Principal, Firefly3 *

* also serves on the ONE Action Board.