The NonProfit Times, a leading nonprofit business publication, has released its eighteenth annual list.
This year, more than half the list turned over, with nineteen new honorees and seven honorees who returned to the list after being off it for at least a year. New to the list are Angela Glover Blackwell, founder and CEO of ; Susan N. Dreyfus, president and CEO of the ; Neal Keny-Guyer, CEO of ; Charlotte Haberaecker, president and CEO of ; Madeline Janis, co-founder and national policy director of the ; David Jeffrey, national commander of the ; John List, principal investigator for the at the University of Chicago; Daniel Lurie, founder and CEO of the ; Sally Osberg, president and CEO of the ; Ai-Jen Poo, director of the ; Rip Rapson, president and CEO of the ; Rob Reich, co-director of the ; Constance L. Rice, co-founder of the ; Yolanda Soto, CEO of the ; Bryan Stevenson, executive director of the ; Mark Tercek, president and CEO of the ; Gustavo Torres, executive director of and ; Darren Walker, president and CEO of the ; and Amy Sample Ward, CEO of .
Sector leaders returning to the list after an absence of at least a year include Peter V. Berns, CEO of ; Michael Brown, co-founder and CEO of ; Kathy Calvin, president and CEO of the ; Linda Perryman Evans, president and CEO of the ; Alberto Ibargüen, president and CEO of the ; Jacqueline Novogratz, CEO of the ; Kelvin Taketa, president and CEO of the .
Several of this year's honorees have been on the list at least ten times. They include Diana Aviv, president and CEO of (thirteen); Emmett Carson, president and CEO of the (fifteen); Brian Gallagher, president and CEO of (thirteen); Bill Gates, co-founder of the (twelve); and John H. Graham IV, president and CEO of (thirteen).