President and CEO, Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
Debbie Wilkerson is president and CEO of the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation, a leading provider of charitable giving services. The Community Foundation ranks in the top one percent of more than 700 community foundations in the country in terms of total assets, gifts and grants. As head of the Community Foundation, Wilkerson’s job is to make it easy for donors to establish charitable funds and give to the causes they care about. Prior to joining the Community Foundation in 1998, Wilkerson was an attorney with the law firm Shook, Hardy & Bacon where she focused on tax and estate planning.