President and CEO, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Carol S. Larson is president and CEO of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, a position she has held since January 2004. She was previously a vice president of the organization and director of programs from 1995 through 1999. Prior to joining the foundation, Larson was a partner in a Los Angeles law firm specializing in civil litigation. She also worked in the nonprofit sector on behalf of persons with developmental disabilities. Larson serves on the boards of the ClimateWorks Foundation and the American Leadership Forum, Silicon Valley. Previously, she was a board member of the Council on Foundations, where she served as board chair from 2010 to 2012.