Walton Family Foundation Staff

The Walton Family Foundation leadership team oversees all efforts of the foundation. They work daily with staff, grantees and partners to help us operate at the absolute highest standards for philanthropy.

Kyle Peterson

Executive Director

Barry Gold

Environment Program Director

Karen Minkel

Home Region Program Director

Marc Sternberg

K-12 Education Program Director

Arani Kajenthira

Head of Strategic Initiatives

Marc Holley

Strategy, Learning & Evaluation Director

Lisa Montez

General Counsel

Daphne Moore

Communications Director

Sharon Schneider

Individually Directed Program Director

Bob Smith

Accounting and Operations Director

Naccaman Williams

Special Projects Director

Frances Woodard

People Director