He serves as the chair of Bay Area Blacks in Philanthropy and is a board/committee member of Northern California Grantmakers, Funders Committee for Civic Participation, and Council on Foundation's Family Philanthropy Committee. Cedric received the 2010 ABFE Emerging Leader in Philanthropy Award and was profiled as a 2011 Changemaker in the San Francisco Chronicle. Cedric holds degrees from the University of North Carolina and Stanford University and an executive certificate from Georgetown University.For more information: www.mkf.org
Cedric Brown is the Chief Executive Officer of the Mitchell Kaypor Foundation, a Bay Area-based funder that makes over $4 million in grants each year. Cedric has over 20 years of experience as an educator and funder, working with the SF Foundation, SF Education Fund, Switzer Foundation, SF Cultural Equity Grants, and Level Playing Field Institute among others.