Pamela Stevens, M.S.W.
Program: The Grantmaking School
Pam Stevens has more than 14 years progressive experience as a national grantmaker in the youth development and education fields. Currently she is a nonprofit consultant focused on building healthy communities for families and youth. Her work largely supports her community of New Orleans where she works with national and local foundations and community-based groups to increase opportunities for New Orleans’ youth and works with national organizations on out-of-school time and education issues.
Pam was the former Executive Director of Philanthropic Programs at Time Warner Inc. in New York where she led the company’s giving to after school programs, youth media, and education. She also previously worked for the Wallace Foundation and the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation in New York. Pam’s national board involvement has included Grantmakers for Children, Youth and Families, the Partnership for Active Civic Engagement, and Corporate Voices for Working Families. Pam started her career as a social worker in Louisiana and Texas and has an M.S.W. from the University of Texas at Austin.