Sanford R. Cardin
Sanford “Sandy” Cardin is a Senior Advisor to Lynn Schusterman and Stacy Schusterman. He served as President of the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation for 25 years, from 1994-2019.
Drawing upon more than two decades of professional experience in the philanthropic and nonprofit sector, Sandy is a frequent presenter and panelist in global forums on topics related to catalytic grantmaking, innovative program-building, Jewish identity, young adult engagement and Israel.
He has written for the Chronicle of Philanthropy, Jerusalem Post and JTA and has contributed chapters to “Jewish Megatrends: Charting the Course of the American Jewish Future,” “What We Now Know About Jewish Education” and “Synagogues in a Time of Change”.
He has also served on many international, national and local boards. He is currently on the board of the National Center for Family Philanthropy and the Chair of Leading Edge, a partnership helping to build a robust talent pipeline for Jewish organizations.
A native of Baltimore, MD, Sandy is a graduate of Harvard University and the University of Maryland School of Law. He is married to Melody McCoy and the couple has four children.