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TAG Welcomes New Board Members

Sunday, January 5, 2020  

The Technology Association of Grantmakers (TAG) is pleased to announce two new additions to its board of directors, replacing outgoing members Matthew Sharp and Linda Rosano, both of whom will move to serve in an advisory capacity as Board Members Emeriti.

Commencing their terms in January 2020, the organization's new board members bring a variety of skills, perspectives, and experiences to steward one of the sector's leading membership associations. Join us in welcoming José Aron-Diaz from The Rockefeller Foundation and Ann Puckett from the Grand Rapids Community Foundation.


Director of IT Solution Delivery
The Rockefeller Foundation

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IT Manager
Grand Rapids Community Foundation

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“I am thrilled to welcome José and Ann as new directors, following a robust search for candidates,” says incoming Board President, Nicolette Lodico. “Building upon the momentum of this year’s sold-out conference and an increased call for sectorwide partnerships, TAG aims to innovate in service of the mission of philanthropy, leveraging the strategic roles of technology, data, and knowledge. Both Ann and José bring a deep commitment to the sector, as well as courage in envisioning new horizons for our work together.”

Both Ann and José have served as longtime volunteer committee members, chairs, and mentors. “TAG leads in two areas I’m passionate about–Technology and Philanthropy¬,” says incoming director Ann Puckett, “I’m eager to serve and work alongside our members.”

About The Technology Association of Grantmakers

The Technology Association of Grantmakers (TAG) is a non-profit membership organization that promotes the strategic use of technology in the social sector to solve problems and improve lives. With nearly 1,400 members in 330 foundations throughout North America and beyond, TAG provides IT and grants management professionals in philanthropy with knowledge, networks, mentoring, and educational opportunities.



The Technology Association of Grantmakers (TAG) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit membership organization that promotes the power of technology to advance the goals of the philanthropic sector.