Young Executives Council


The Global Good Fund Young Executives Council is a junior board comprised of both young men and women. The goal of each YEC member is to recruit 5-20 young donors per year, and to simply engage a young demographic interested in social entrepreneurship to become involved socially and philanthropically in the GGF community.  

Young Executives Council

Claire Kennedy

Claire has been passionate about and involved with GGF since she met Carrie Rich in 2014, and she currently serves as the Chair of our Young Executives Council. Her full time job is leading Talent Operations at Axios.  Prior to joining Axios, Claire worked at POLITICO for nearly four years, holding a series of business development, sales and talent acquisition roles. Prior to POLITICO, Claire worked at Wexler & Walker Public Policy Associates in Washington, where she supported their clients’ policy initiatives across a broad array of industries. Claire is a graduate of Tulane University and a proud fan of all things Louisiana.

Kristen Chou

Kristen is a Manager in Deloitte Consulting's Strategy and Operations Practice. She has over five years of consulting experience, advising clients on strategic transformation, operations improvement, and advanced analytics projects. Kristen also serves as the Chief of Staff for the Federal Analytics Practice, where she provides advisory support to firm leadership on all aspects of the business. In her free time, Kristen serves on the board of ArtStream Organization. She holds a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Public Policy and Management from Carnegie Mellon University.

Alexandra Burtoft Gilroy

Alex is currently a clinical specialist for Genentech where she is part of the Hemophilia sales force. Alex has worked for Genentech for 7 years across multiple products and functions and is extremely passionate about helping patients. She graduated from Wharton's healthcare management program in 2015. 

Nora Jabbour

Nora Jabbour is a Private Wealth Advisor at Goldman Sachs, where she manages assets on behalf of wealthy families, foundations, and institutions. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Nora was a college women's basketball coach at several east coast institutions. Nora received her MBA and BSBA in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School.

Zubaid Kazmi

Zubaid is a Senior Manager at Sila Solution Group. He has managed multiple end-to-end IT projects for Fortune 200 companies and Federal clients. He has worked with various clients and technologies across multiple industries including Financial Services, Transportation, Airline, Manufacturing and agencies within the Federal Government. Additionally, Zubaid formed, and is the Executive Director of, a nonprofit organization (Sharing Humanity) dedicated to the promotion of volunteer opportunities to help disadvantaged communities around the world.

Ian Koons

Ian founded Patient Ready Clinicians with the mission to improve community healthcare by creating a better process to match talent with jobs. PRC’s Clinical Match Assurance process has placed healthcare professionals at over 50 hospitals and 120 physician practices and surgery centers across the Washington, DC area with a nearly 100% candidate retention rate over the last three years.

Ian’s passion for community and business extends beyond healthcare as he spends his free time coaching emerging entrepreneurs by serving on the Young Executives Council of the Global Good Fund and The Network for Entrepreneurship.

Ian Mitchell

Ian Mitchell heads the Washington, DC office for The Graham Company, an insurance brokerage and risk management firm working with large, high risk organizations. He grew up in Philadelphia and spent time playing Football professionally in Frankfurt, Germany. Currently resides in Annapolis, MD with his wife, Hillary.

Andrew Moses

Andrew Moses is the Head of Marketing & Sales at MorganFranklin Consulting. In addition, he is co-founder of Autism Speaks U, a national initiative of Autism Speaks that engages students from universities across 20+ states in advocacy, awareness, and fundraising. Andrew is the youngest alumni to ever win Penn State’s Alumni Volunteer of the Year Award -- awarded once per year by the Penn State Alumni Association, the world's largest dues-paying alumni association.