Board of Directors

Joan Sorensen

Joan Sorensen

Board Member

Joan W. Sorensen has had a long career in development, alumni relations and higher education administration. She has also been a fundraising consultant to numerous non-profit organizations in Providence, Rhode Island and Deer Isle, Maine. She graduated from Brown University in 1972 and has served in various volunteer roles ever since. She currently served two six year terms as a trustee and now is serving an 11 year term as a Fellow on the Brown University Corporation.

Joan is the co-chair of the $4 billion Brown Together Campaign. She has received numerous awards from Brown for her volunteerism and fundraising. In addition to her volunteering at Brown, she has also served on the boards of many non-profit organizations and independent schools in Providence and Deer Isle, Maine, such as Sophia Academy in Providence, RI, the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts Board in Deer Isle, Maine and Opera House Arts in Stonington, Maine. Joan also chairs the MCCF Development Committee.