Elise Westhoff is executive director of The Snider Foundation. She joined The Snider Foundation in May 2013 as grant program director and was named executive director in November 2015. Prior to joining the foundation, Ms. Westhoff directed the fundraising program for the Neurosciences at the Indiana University School of Medicine. She also worked in planned giving and major gifts at The New York Public Library. She is a member of the board of directors of the Commonwealth Foundation and The Philanthropy Roundtable and a member of the Forum of Executive Women. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University.