Following a nationwide search, the Board of FJC – A Foundation of Philanthropic Funds announced their selection of Sam Marks as the foundation’s Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Marks comes to FJC from the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), the national community development nonprofit that brings financial and technical resources to local partners that implement affordable housing, economic development, and public health initiatives in low- and moderate-income communities. Prior to LISC, Mr. Marks was Vice President of Deutsche Bank’s community development group, where he oversaw grants, program-related investments, and underwrote the bank’s community development loans and investments. He previously held positions at nonprofit organizations Breakthrough New York and WHEDCo, and has served on several nonprofit boards.
Lorin Silverman will remain the President and Chair of FJC’s Board.
See the full press release here.