William Davidson Foundation appoints new officer

Troy — The William Davidson Foundation announced the appointment of Darin McKeever as its first chief program and strategy officer.

McKeever joins the foundation from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, where he served six years as a deputy director in its global policy and advocacy division. McKeever will oversee the foundation’s programmatic work.

A graduate of Harvard University, McKeever was a Reynolds Foundation Fellow for Social Entrepreneurship at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. He is a former Echoing Green fellow and serves on boards and committees for Alliance Magazine, Global Philanthropy Forum, the Council on Foundations and the Harvard College National Advisory Board for Public Service.

The Detroit News