The Crane Institute of Sustainability - Home of the Intentional Endowments Network - Expands Board with Two Key Additions

We are pleased to announce that the Intentional Endowments Network (IEN) has broadened its executive team with the addition of two new members to the Board of Directors of The Crane Institute of Sustainability (Crane), IEN's organizational home.

Both Sandra Urie, chairman emeritus of investment advisory firm Cambridge Associates, LLC, and Anthony Rust, chairman of the investment committee at the Warren Wilson College, joined Crane’s Board in June. Collectively they bring nearly six decades of investment management experience and deep experience working with endowments on sustainability, impact, and mission-related investing.

“We are delighted that Sandy and Anthony have joined the Board” said Georges Dyer, co-founder and executive director of Crane and IEN. “Both bring extensive expertise and first-hand experience in helping endowments position themselves for long-term financial success by aligning investments with mission, values, and sustainability goals. Sandy and Anthony will be valuable additions to the Board, providing strong leadership, governance, and strategic direction for Crane and IEN as we continue to grow and expand our positive impact on society.” 

For more information, read the full press release


Anthony Rust

Partner and Principal, Caribbean Private Equity Partners

Chair of the Investment Committee, Warren Wilson College

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Sandra A. Urie

Chairman Emeritus, Cambridge Associates

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To see a full list of Crane Board Members, visit Crane's website.


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