Managing Director, Marketing and Program Development, Milken Institute
Mindy Silverstein is the managing director of marketing and program development at the Milken Institute. Since joining the Institute in 2005, Silverstein has served as director of the Milken Institute Associates and overseen its growth from a few dozen local supporters to several hundred worldwide. She also designed the model for engagement and support around the Institute's research centers. Engaging and connecting individuals, corporations, foundations and other stakeholders has been a hallmark of her career in marketing and philanthropy. Before joining the Institute, Silverstein worked with organizations such as the United Way, I Have a Dream Foundation and GenArt, and conducted research on evaluation practices in the nonprofit sector on behalf of the James Irvine Foundation. Prior to entering the nonprofit arena, Silverstein was involved with corporate marketing and events for Coca-Cola, Ernst & Young, Toyota and other clients. Silverstein received a bachelor's degree from Indiana University and an M.B.A. from Pepperdine University.