Bharathi Sethumadhavan

Senior Advisor

Bharathi is a Senior Advisor at Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors’ New York City office where she works with individuals, foundations, and corporate clients on a range of donor services. Prior to joining RPA, Bharathi was a Program Officer at The Clark Foundation and focused on grantmaking to nonprofits that addressed education, management training, social/human services, and workforce development issues. Before joining The Clark Foundation, she was a Program and Grants Associate at the Ms. Foundation for Women, where she helped manage a grantmaking portfolio of nonprofits that worked on reproductive rights, domestic violence, AIDS, and economic justice.

Bharathi received her Master’s in Public Policy from CUNY Baruch’s Marxe School of Public Affairs, and a Bachelor’s in Economics with a minor in Geology from Rutgers University.  She is a wine connoisseur, loves to cook, and enjoys baseball and football (NY METS, NY GIANTS, and USC GAMECOCKS are her teams).

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