JON DAUPHINÉ, ESQ.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Jon Dauphiné was named Executive Director of the Foundation for Financial Planning (FFP) in January 2016, where he leads FFP’s efforts to power pro bono financial planning by supporting efforts that link volunteer financial planners to people in need, providing them with free, quality advice to improve their finances and their lives. Prior to the Foundation, Jon served 15 years at AARP, an organization with over 37 million members, the last eight years as its Senior Vice President of Education and Outreach. In that role, he led the Association’s consumer and stakeholder programs, including key initiatives related to financial capability, retirement planning and employment. Prior to that, Jon was AARP’s Senior VP of Economic Security Strategy, where he developed and oversaw the implementation of all initiatives on economic issues, with a special focus on helping millions of low- and moderate-income people achieve lifelong financial security.
Before joining AARP, Jon was Executive Director of the Long-Term Care Campaign, an advocacy coalition of 150 groups seeking improvements in U.S. long-term care policy, with prior roles in public affairs, including at Ogilvy Public Relations. An attorney, Jon was formerly a litigator with a major DC law firm. He graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School and with highest honors from Vassar College.
DIRECTOR, DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNICATIONS
Katie Egan Hammer serves as Director of Development and Communications for the Foundation for Financial Planning, developing strategies to engage financial services companies and professionals in FFP’s mission and bring attention to the critical need for pro bono financial planning. Prior to joining FFP, Katie served as Senior Director of Mission Advancement at America’s Promise Alliance, where she led the daily operations of the Alliance’s funding partnerships. In that role, she was responsible for supporting the CEO and VP of Mission Advancement in designing and executing America’s Promise’s advancement strategy, and establishing lasting relationships with corporations and foundations committed to improving education and opportunity for America’s young people. She previously worked in corporate and foundation relations at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and for the Chicago-based Blum-Kovler Foundation.
Katie is a native of Atlanta and has a bachelor’s degree in English and Creative Writing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
DIRECTOR, GRANTS & PROGRAMS
Amira Tart is the Foundation for Financial Planning’s Director of Grants and Programs. She provides support and guidance to FFP partners and grantees, assisting them as they implement local and national pro bono financial planning initiatives. Amira previously worked for the Financial Planning Association, leading the Association’ pro bono program. In addition to having worked in financial services for over a decade, Amira also spent many years working in academia.
She has a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a master’s degree in Public Communications from American University.
Jamie Grantham Redd is the Foundation for Financial Planning’s Manager of Operations. In this role, she manages FFP’s technical, financial and administrative functions. Prior to joining FFP, Jamie served as the Senior Director of Atlanta-based Association Management Firm, AESI, where she began her career in the nonprofit sector. During her tenure, she was named as acting Executive Director of the Financial Planning Association of Georgia, serving in this role for 10 years. In addition to FPAGA, Jamie gained invaluable experience acting in varied roles for a number of national and local nonprofits in the insurance and financial services industries. Jamie is a Georgia native.