Ellen Spong CAP®
Senior Vice President, Director of Institutional Services
Ellen cares about her community. For over 30 years she has been assisting nonprofit organizations in Virginia with their financial needs and goals. She has supported their philanthropic efforts through the development and management of foundation assets, charitable trusts, and donor-advised funds.
Ellen is passionate about philanthropy and has served on many nonprofit boards. She is past president of both the Virginia Gift Planning Council and the Richmond Estate Planning Council. She has also chaired the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Foundation Charitable Advisors board.
Ellen holds a bachelor’s degree in government and foreign affairs from the University of Virginia, is a member of the LEAD Virginia class of 2013 and has a Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® (CAP®) designation.