Evan Wildstein, Director of Community Philanthropy

A nonprofiteer for nearly 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 funding for innovative projects that inspire stronger communities, consulted nonprofits on board development and talent growth, commissioned operas, and produced community-centered educational programs. He writes regularly on social impact and organizational leadership for Philanthropy News Digest, The International Journal of Servant-Leadership, and other journals and publications. A native of New York, Evan and his family live in Houston, Texas.