Kat Rosqueta

Founding Executive Director

Center for High Impact Philanthropy

Kat Rosqueta is an active supporter of GreenLight Philadelphia serving as co- chair of the GreenLight Philadelphia Selection Advisory Council since its founding. She is the founding Executive Director of the Center for High Impact Philanthropy (CHIP), a collaboration between the University of Pennsylvania and alumni of the Wharton School.


Prior to her appointment to the launch of CHIP, Kat was a consultant with McKinsey & Company, founding director of Board Match Plus, a San Francisco program dedicated to strengthening nonprofit boards, and worked with Wells Fargo on their corporate community development group.


Her work has been cited in a number of publications including the New York Times, Slate, Money Magazine, and the Wall Street Journal. She has also been a lecturer at the Wharton Business School, and the University of San Francisco’s Institute for Nonprofit Organization Management.


Kat has been recognized as the 2012 recipient of the Wharton Women in Business Kathleen McDonald Distinguished Alumna Award. She currently serves on the Board of Candid (created with the merger of Guidestar and The Foundation Center) and has previously served as board president of La Casa de las Madres (San Francisco’s oldest and largest shelter for battered women and their children). She is the co- founder and executive committee member of the Women’s MBA Network.