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William Samuel Lipscomb

William Samuel Lipscomb, American nonprofit organization consultant. Recipient Excellence in Philanthropy award Ohio Council Fund Raising Executives, 1996, Carlos L. Jones Philanthropy award, Childrens Services, Inc., 1996. President, founding trustee Friends of Photography of the Cleveland Museum of Art, since 1995; president Intermuseum Conservation Association.

Background

  • Lipscomb, William Samuel was born on November 26, 1958 in Accra, Ghana. Son of James Samuel and Barbara (Apostolacus) Lipscomb.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History, Kenyon College, 1980. Master of Public Administration, Harvard University, 1987.

    Career

    • Intern The Cleveland Foundation, 1980-1981. Program officer The Kresge Foundation, Troy, Michigan, 1981-1985. Executive director The Corella and Bertram Bonner Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1987-1989.

      President Lipscomb Consulting, Cleveland, 1989-1997. Senior consultant Campbell and Company, 1997—2001. Independent consultant, since 2001.

    Membership

    President, founding trustee Friends of Photography of the Cleveland Museum of Art, since 1995. President Intermuseum Conservation Association.

    Connections

    • father: James Samuel Lipscomb
    • mother: Barbara (Apostolacus) Lipscomb
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    Born November 26, 1958
    (age 58)
    Nationality
    • 1980
      Kenyon College
    • 1987
      Harvard University
    • 1980 - 1981
      Intern, The Cleveland Foundation
    • 1981 - 1985
      program officer, The Kresge Foundation
      Troy, Michigan, United States
    • 1987 - 1989
      executive, director The Corella and Bertram Bonner Foundation
      Princeton, New Jersey, United States
    • 1989 - 1997
      president, Lipscomb Consulting
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1997 - 2001
      senior, consultant Campbell and Company
    • 2001
      independent consultant