Philanthropic Futurist

Trista Harris

Trista Harris is a passionate advocate for new leaders in the philanthropic and nonprofit sectors. Trista’s work has been covered by the Chronicle of Philanthropy, CNN, the New York Times, and numerous social sector blogs. She is also the co-author of the book “How to Become a Nonprofit Rockstar” and speaks internationally about using the tools of futurism in the social sector. In her professional life, Trista is president of the Minnesota Council on Foundations, a vibrant community of grantmakers who award almost $1 billion annually.