Amoretta Morris

Amoretta Morris is the president of Borealis Philanthropy. For the last 20 years, Morris has worked to build power, equity, and justice by supporting community-led change. She has innovated across sectors in philanthropy, nonprofits, and local government. Prior to joining Borealis, Morris led national community-change work at the Annie E. Casey Foundation for nearly a decade, partnering with local communities to build change from the ground up. She serves on the boards of the Neighborhood Funders Group and Black Swan Academy. Morris earned a BA in economics and African studies from Washington University in St. Louis and an MA in public policy from Harvard University.