April 15, 2012
Nonprofit CEO to Lead Grant Makers’ Group
New Job: Vikki N. Spruill, 54, will become president of the Council on Foundations, an association of grant makers, on July 1.
Career path: Since 2006 she has been president of the Ocean Conservancy, a nonprofit that mobilizes people to help protect oceans. Before that she started SeaWeb, a nonprofit that uses communications tools to educate people about threats to oceans. She also helped create FoundationWorks, which shows grant makers how to improve