The Hewlett Foundation is governed by a board of directors that always includes four members of the Hewlett family, and between five and 11 other leaders drawn from philanthropy, government, business, education and civil society. Read more about the board’s guiding principles and demographics.

Board members

Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar, Chairman

Larry D. Kramer, President

Melody Barnes

Alecia A. DeCoudreaux

Persis S. Drell

Eric Gimon

Billy Hewlett

David Hewlett

Mary Ellen Iskenderian

Sarah Jaffe

James Manyika

Susan Meaney

Rakesh Rajani


Larry D. Kramer

Suresh Bhat
Chief Financial Officer

Elizabeth Peters
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Advisors to the Investment Committee

Scott Simon
Andrew Spokes