Dave Peery is the Managing Director of the Peery Foundation, a family foundation based in Palo Alto, California. The Peery Foundation invests in and serves social entrepreneurs and leading organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area and around the world. Dave is a regular speaker and blogger, advocating for common sense approaches to funding and serving social entrepreneurs. He is a founding member of Big Bang Philanthropy and various other funder collaboratives.
Dave holds a BA in Latin American Studies from Brigham Young University and served a two-year church mission in Paraguay. He currently resides in Bainbridge Island, Washington with his wife Lillie and their five children.