Lucy Bernholz is a visiting scholar at the Stanford University Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society, where she helped to launch the Digital Civil Society Lab. She is also a visiting scholar at The David and Lucile Packard Foundation, a fellow with the Hybrid Reality Institute, and a former fellow of the New America Foundation. Bernholz writes extensively on philanthropy, technology, information, and policy, and she serves on the advisory boards to several national and international philanthropy programs and research centers. She is a frequent conference speaker and media source and has written numerous articles and books about the business of giving, including “Creating Philanthropic Capital Markets: The Deliberate Evolution.” Bernholz is also the author of “Philanthropy and the Social Economy: Blueprint,” an annual industry forecast about the social economy. She has a bachelor of arts from Yale University and a master of arts and doctorate from Stanford University.