John Brothers


President of the T. Rowe Price Foundation and T. Rowe Price Charitable
T. Rowe Price

John Brothers serves as President of the T. Rowe Price Foundation and of T. Rowe Price Charitable. He joined T. Rowe Price after more than a decade with Quidoo Consulting, an organization he started and led, where he was responsible for growing the firm and working with over 500 clients in twelve different countries. He has a Doctorate in Law and Policy from Northeastern University, an M.P.A. in Nonprofit Management from New York University, and an M.B.A. in Public Policy from American Public University from which he started at Columbia University. He has pursued additional studies at Georgetown University and the London School of Economics.

John served as an adjunct professor at Rutgers University and New York University and served as a Visiting Scholar at the Hauser Center at Harvard University where he authored a series of books on the nonprofit and philanthropic sector. He has served as an advisor to the China Global Philanthropy Institute and is currently an Honorary Professor of Practice at Queens University in Northern Ireland.

Dr. Brothers has been a writer with the Stanford Social Innovation Review, Nonprofit Quarterly and the Huffington Post and is an author of several books. He has been interviewed, referenced or quoted in several dozen local, national and international media outlets including the New York Times, Washington Post, Newsweek, ABC News, Forbes and the Wall Street Journal. Dr. Brothers has spoken to thousands on nonprofit and philanthropic effectiveness.

Dr. Brothers began his work serving in the local community, inspired by growing up in deep poverty, serving as a community organizer and family case manager in urban neighborhoods in the Midwest to leadership positions, including CEO, with local and national organizations on the East Coast. Dr. Brothers is proud that this work leaves a legacy of innovative efforts that still serves every day a wide network of children and families, including homeless women and children receiving emergency services in Northern Virginia, to after-school programs for children in the housing projects in South Brooklyn to transitional housing options for immigrant families in Boston who are suffering from domestic violence.