Kris Putnam-Walkerly

Trustees: Support Your Leaders or Lose Them

Philanthropy CEOs are looking for new jobs due to a lack of support from trustees In the past year, I’ve advised, coached, and spoken with hundreds of philanthropy executives and one theme has emerged: Frustration and disappointment with unsupportive and obstinate trustees. As a result, many foundation CEOs are beginning to look elsewhere – for …

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Create Aerodynamic Funding and Increase Your Impact

If You Believe in Your Philanthropy, Then Speed is of the Essence. Do you believe your work matters? I do. You’re giving people in rural communities greater access to mental health services. You’re strengthening economic expansion in Africa. Your foundation is not only sending aid to help Ukrainians but thinking ahead toward long-term recovery. Your …

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Putnam Named Finalist – Family Wealth Report Awards

Putnam Consulting Group Named Finalist in the “Philanthropy Advice” Category at the Family Wealth Report Awards 2022 Program. For Immediate Release CLEVELAND, February 16, 2022 — Putnam Consulting Group, a global consultancy led by philanthropy expert Kris Putnam-Walkerly, was selected as a finalist in the Philanthropy Advice category at the Family Wealth Report Awards 2022 Program. Winners will be announced on …

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LOVE the Communities You Serve

Follow These 5 Steps to Lead With Clarity and Focus Let’s not forget that we’re all philanthropists because we all have a robust love for humanity. The communities we serve benefit from strong philanthropic leadership. The disruption we’ve experienced over the last two years requires philanthropy to continuously adapt to an evolving set of new realities. Now …

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Isn’t it Time You Embrace an Abundance Mindset and Invest in Yourself?

Investing in yourself and your giving today will reap rewards tomorrow! Too many funders have a scarcity mindset. Are you one of them? In last week’s newsletter, I shared eight ways you can ditch your scarcity mindset, and instead embrace a mindset of abundance. Even better, none of them will cost you any money! But …

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