Director of Special Initiatives
Ahana Gunderson is the Director of Special Initiatives at King Philanthropies where she drives strategic projects and initiatives across the organization to support 2022 priorities and social sector excellence efforts. She brings fifteen years of leadership experience from the corporate and nonprofit sectors, including running global sales operations at American Express, and designing and launching industry-leading products at a healthcare technology startup. Most recently, she was responsible for strategic initiatives and communications at Fistula Foundation, an NGO that delivers repair surgeries to women in Africa and Asia suffering from the devastating condition of obstetric fistula.
Ahana has lived and worked in several countries across six continents, and she holds a B.A. in philosophy from Harvard University.