The principals of Iva Kaufman and Associates have senior management level experience in the fields of philanthropy and grantmaking, non-profit management, communication, education, and social enterprise development.



Iva Kaufman Associates

Our Team

Iva KaufmanIva Kaufman specializes in collaborative and interdisciplinary approaches to philanthropy, grantmaking, and not-for-profit management. She also advises socially responsible businesses on the design and development of programs in the public interest. Her work spans years for a far-reaching expertise in areas of women, environment, community, arts and culture and economic development, often using collaboration between these areas for innovative solutions and connections.


Donnetta Campbell

April DeSimone

Harriet Mouchly Weiss

Shari Novick

Barbara Seisel

Hema Virani

Founding Associates

Ellene Felder-ScharnottEllene Felder- Scharnott is an executive with experience in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors. Her value proposition combines experience in management consulting, human capital management, workforce inclusion and diversity initiatives, supplier diversity, economic and community development, and projects in sustainability and the green economy.

Suzanne Rosenberg

Crystal Sheeley