Nick HodgesSenior Vice President & COO
Nick oversees RPA’s operations, including communications, finance and technology and systems development. He is responsible for ensuring exemplary service, product innovation and strong oversight of financial and legal matters.
Previously, Nick was COO of both the Tides Foundation and Schwab Charitable, where he had responsibility for fiscally sponsored projects and donor-advised funds. Under his leadership, Schwab Charitable became one of the largest donor-advised funds nationally. Prior to that, Nick served as the head of Philanthropic Services for the San Francisco Foundation.
Nick has served on the boards of the Horizons Foundation, The San Francisco Gay/Lesbian Community Center and Community United Against Violence. He holds a B.S. in Applied Economics from the University of San Francisco, and is certified as a Charted Advisor in Philanthropy from the American College and as a Trainer with 21/64. He is an avid snowboarder and dog enthusiast; he laments the fact that he has yet to teach his dog to ride a board.