Board of directors

Oxfam America’s Board of Directors is a diverse and skilled group responsible for overseeing the strategic direction of the organization. Its members work closely with staff in all areas of the agency.


Joe Loughrey, Chair
President & chief operating officer, Cummins Inc. (retired)

Smita Singh, Vice Chair
Director, Global Development Program William and Flora Hewlett Foundation (retired)

Raymond C. Offenheiser
President, Oxfam America

Joe H. Hamilton, Treasurer & Secretary
Executive vice president, Liberty International

Other Directors

Mohamad Ali
Chief strategy officer, Hewlett-Packard Company

Manish Bapna
Executive vice president, World Resources Institute

Elizabeth Becker
Journalist & author
Fellow, German Marshall Fund

Walter Bell 
Senior advisor regulatory affairs, Swiss Re America

Rosalind Conway
Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

James Down
Vice chairman, Mercer Management ­Consulting (retired)

Jonathan A. Fox
Professor, School of International Service, American University

Barry Gaberman
Senior vice president, Ford Foundation (retired)

Anne L. Garrels
Journalist, National Public Radio (retired)

Gina Glantz
Senior adviser to the president, SEIU (retired)

Dan Glickman
Senior fellow, Bipartisan Policy Center, Washington, DC

Shigeki Makino
Senior visiting lecturer, Johnson School, Cornell University

Minh Chau Nguyen
Country director, East Meets West Foundation

Mandefro Nigussie
Deputy regional director—Horn of Africa, Oxfam America (staff-elected director)

Steven Reiss
Partner, Weil, Gotshal & Manges

Kitt Sawitsky
Managing director, Goulston & Storrs

Roger Widmann
Investment banker