Leadership Staff

Our work is guided by the thoughtful direction of our leadership.

Diana Rauner

Diana Rauner is president of the Ounce of Prevention Fund, a public-private partnership that prepares children for success in school and in life. The Ounce believes in starting early to unlock the power of human potential, advancing program and policy efforts interactively to foster systemic change.

Mike Hoffman

Chief Operating Officer

Rebecca Berlin

Senior Vice President, Quality, Solutions and Impact

Kristin Bernhard

Senior Vice President, Advocacy and Policy

Claire Dunham

Senior Vice President, Programs and Training

Cynthia D. Jackson

Executive Director, Educare Learning Network; Senior Vice President, the Ounce

Daphne Logan

Senior Vice President, People and Culture

Johanna Vetter

Chief Advancement Officer

Susan Ben

Vice President, Technology and Knowledge Sharing

Ireta Gasner

Vice President, Illinois Policy

Ann Hanson

Vice President, Advancing Quality

Donna Iwanski

Vice President, Finance

Ann Kirwan

Vice President, Strategy and Partnerships

Amy Lusk

Vice President, Fundraising Partnerships

Colleen Murphy

Vice President, Early Childhood Knowledge Navigator

Debra Pacchiano

Vice President, Translational Research

Kimberly Ptak

Vice President, Communications

Margie Wallen

Vice President, National Policy

Renee Welch

Vice President, Applied Learning

Kelly Woodlock

Vice President, National Home Visiting

April Wozniak

Vice President, Development

Brittany Ladd

Chief of Staff