SHARYN CHURCH is a Managing Director at Arabella Advisors, a leading philanthropic consulting firm. She has more than 20 years of management and cross-sector experience leading nonprofits and businesses in implementing policies, programs, and partnerships to improve educational, economic, social, and health outcomes for vulnerable communities. Sharyn has established pioneering stewardship and partnership programs for nonprofits, government agencies, large corporations, large philanthropies, and donors of color. Sharyn has led and managed the successful launch and growth of several Los Angeles area and California state-wide nonprofits, including Inner-City Arts and Children Now. Sharyn earned a master’s degree in Art History and Museum Studies from the University of Southern California and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Southern California. She also completed the executive education program at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. Sharyn serves as a trustee on national and local organizations with a focus on the arts and economic mobility.