Regional Director, West, National Philanthropic Trust
Lisa Barr, CAP® is Regional Director, West at National Philanthropic Trust (NPT). NPT is the largest independent provider of donor-advised funds, and its mission is to provide philanthropic expertise to donors, foundations, and financial institutions, enabling them to realize their philanthropic aspirations. As Regional Director, Lisa cultivates relationships with financial advisors in Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming, providing consultative support to help clients achieve their philanthropic goals. She is based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Prior to joining NPT, Lisa was the Director of Philanthropic Entrepreneurship at Silicon Valley Community Foundation. In her more than ten years of prior philanthropic experience, she also held executive director and fundraising roles at nonprofit arts organizations on the East Coast. Lisa is the Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Northern California Planned Giving Council. She earned a Master of Business Administration from Boston University Questrom School of Business and a Bachelor of Music from Vanderbilt University. Lisa holds the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® designation and is a certified 21/64 philanthropic advisor.