Elizabeth Goldsberry

Managing Director, The Kresge Foundation

Elizabeth is the Managing Director of Risk and Operations of The Kresge Foundation’s $3.8 billion portfolio. Prior to joining the Foundation in April 2008, she was the Director of Finance for Capital Markets at Fannie Mae in Washington D.C. Prior to Fannie Mae, Elizabeth worked for Ford Motor Co. for over 13 years in a variety of treasury, investment, and finance related functions. She is a native of Michigan and earned her bachelor’s degree from Wayne State University and MBA from the University of Detroit. In addition to her work at Kresge, she sits on the finance committee of inForum, a Michigan non-profit alliance for professional women and is involved with numerous other non-profit organizations.


The session is a practical demonstration of taking spending and earnings projections and using modeling techniques to make decisions. How will changes in the market impact the foundation's payout More