Meet the Building Vibrant Communities Judges

We’re honored and thrilled to announce the expert judges of the Building Vibrant Communities challenge! They are:

Cedric Brown: Managing Partner, Kapor Center for Social Impact

 

Linda Burch: Chief Education and Strategy Officer, Common Sense Media

 

Christina Ballantyne: Principal, San Miguel Elementary School

 

Dr. Fred Luskin: Director, Stanford University Forgiveness Projects

 

Sterling Speirn: Past President and CEO, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

 

The judges will select four Activating Empathy Prize winners, who will each receive $100,000. They will also name up to two Idea Prize winners, who will each receive $50,000 to boost their early stage initiatives. All winners will be announced at the Packard Foundation’s 50th Anniversary Open House on October 22!