Kristina L. Wahl
The Barra Foundation
Kristina L. Wahl joined The Barra Foundation as a Program Officer in 2010 and became President in 2013. Prior to joining Barra, she worked at The Pew Charitable Trusts as a Program Officer and spent three years as the Managing Director of Development and Marketing at the Transitional Work Corporation. After graduating from La Salle University, she joined the Vincentian Service Corps and served as a volunteer at Covenant House in New York City. Following that formative experience, Kristina earned an MPP from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. She currently serves on the Boards of Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia and the Center for Health Care Strategies. She also is a member of Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation’s Capitalization Committee. She has served on the Board of Trustees at La Salle University, Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School and La Salle Academy, an elementary school for at-risk youth located in North Philadelphia.