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Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies names new Program Operations Director

October 16, 2018

Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies (MACP) announced that Ify Mora has joined the organization as Director, Program Operations. In this new position, Ify will work to support and enhance the grantmaking process, tools, and operations at MACP.

Ify previously was Director of Operations at the Barr Foundation. She joined Barr as an Associated Grantmakers Diversity Fellow in 2009, then served in a variety of roles until her appointment, in 2014, as Director of Operations. In that role, Ify oversaw the design and implementation of an integrated grants, document, and contract management system. She also designed and implemented data analytics software and reporting and provided insight to the operations and grants management team. Ify was involved in developing and leading diversity, equity, and inclusion work at Barr.

“With Ify’s rich experience and demonstrated leadership, we are excited to have her on our team at MACP,” commented Elizabeth Sullivan, Managing Program Director at Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies. “We look forward to her insights and contributions in support of our grantmaking efforts.”

Ify holds a bachelor’s degree from Tufts University and a master’s degree in public policy from Harvard University. She chairs the 2019 Learning Conference Planning Committee for Grantmakers for Effective Organizations and is a member of the GuideStar Advisory Board.