Chief Operating Officer, Turkish Philanthropy Funds
Senay Ataselim Yilmaz has been the Chief Operating Officer of Turkish Philanthropy Funds since 2007, focusing on programs around the issues of women empowerment, education, and social and economic development in Turkey; community building; strategic planning; and the role of the philanthropic sector. Senay was appointed as an International Herst Fellow by the Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society in 2005. She also serves as an advisory board member of TurkishWIN. She received her PhD in Political Science from the Graduate Center, City University of New York.