Full Name
Anita Whitehead
Job Title
President and Chair
KPMG Foundation
Speaker Bio
Anita serves as the President and Chair of the KPMG US Foundation, where she is responsible for the strategy of our firm’s philanthropic efforts. She also serves as the lead for our Social Impact practice, where she supports both our non-profit and corporate clients on their philanthropic strategies. Her professional career has been shaped by a culture of service. First working in healthcare at Indiana University Medical Center and George Washington University Medical Center, then joining KPMG 22 years ago, helping organizations move forward on their philanthropic journeys.

Anita serves as the chair of the Points of Light Institute Corporate Service Council. Anita is the current Board chair for Global Impact and a board member of the Center for Disaster Philanthropy. She has also served as Chair of the Association for Corporate Citizenship Professionals.

Anita has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Virginia Tech, a master’s in health administration from Indiana University and a Certification in Corporate Responsibility from University of Notre Dame. With her ongoing interest in education, Anita is an avid supporter of learning and works to foster access across all levels of education.
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