Evan Wildstein, Director of Community Philanthropy

A nonprofiteer for over 20 years, Evan Wildstein has led fundraising and strategy for The Juilliard School, Asia Society, Rice University, Houston Grand Opera, and others. Inspired by the intersection of philanthropy, creativity, and learning, Evan has galvanized revenue for innovative projects that inspire stronger communities, coached nonprofits on board development and talent growth, commissioned operas, and produced community-centered learning initiatives. He writes regularly on social impact and organizational leadership for several publications, and is author of the new book, The Nonprofiteer’s Fundraising Field Guide: 30 Practical Ways to Boost Philanthropy Through Servant-Leadership. A native of New York, Evan and his family live in Houston, Texas.