Ginny Bass Carl
Ginny Bass Carl, JD, CAP, Founder and CEO of Giving Well LLC, is a 5th generation Oklahoman and a licensed attorney. She received her law and accounting degrees from OU. Combining her years of working for nonprofits, including Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation and Oklahoma Hall of Fame, nonprofit board service, training, and passion to change the world, she started her own business to scale philanthropy and ensure greater impact for nonprofits. In 2019, she achieved her Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP) designation. In response to the economic hardships and rising evictions triggered by the pandemic, Ginny was asked to lead a public-private partnership, Community Cares Partners, a program of Communities Foundation of Oklahoma. She stood up CCP with a current team of 130 to administer the Emergency Rental Assistance Program, helping families across the state with over $200M in rent and utilities assistance. Ginny currently serves on the boards of Leadership Oklahoma, Oklahoma Partnership for School Readiness Foundation, Healthy Living OKC and Oklahoma Association of Charitable Gift Planners. She chairs LOK Class 34 and was co-chair of LOYAL classes IX and X. She is a graduate of Leadership Oklahoma (Class 30) and Leadership Oklahoma City (Class 28). In 2012 and 2017, Ginny was one of the 50 Women Making a Difference in Oklahoma. She has two children, Collin and Rachael, and is married to Peter.