Erinn Andrews is the Director of Philanthropy Research and Education at Stanford’s Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society. In this capacity, she leads the Effective Philanthropy Learning Initiative as well as drives all philanthropy education programs at Stanford PACS. As the Chief Operating Officer of Philanthropedia, and later as a Director and then Senior Director of Nonprofit Strategy at GuideStar, Erinn has long been a proponent and practitioner of effective philanthropy. She has spent several years researching and developing metrics and methodologies to evaluate nonprofit outcomes and impact. Erinn is also an alumna of Stanford University, having received an undergraduate degree in History, as well as a graduate degree from the School of Education at Stanford.