Dina Powell serves as president of the Goldman Sachs Foundation and global head of Corporate Engagement. She joined Goldman Sachs as a managing director in 2007 and was named partner in 2010.
The Goldman Sachs Foundation seeks to foster economic growth and opportunity globally. The Foundation supports strategic programs that include 10,000 Women, a five-year initiative to offer a business and management education to women entrepreneurs around the world and 10,000 Small Businesses, an effort providing underserved small business owners in the United States with access to capital, business education, and mentors and networks. In addition, Dina serves as president of Goldman Sachs Gives, a firm-donor advised fund focused on creating jobs and economic growth, building and stabilizing communities, honoring service and veterans, and increasing educational opportunities.
Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Dina served as Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs and as Deputy Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs. Prior to being confirmed as Assistant Secretary, she served as Assistant to the President for Presidential Personnel in the White House. Dina serves as a member of the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board, a member of the Board of Trustees at the American University in Cairo, a member of the Vital Voices Global Partnership Board of Directors and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.