2014 | The Meyer board appoints Nicky Goren, former president of Washington Area Women’s Foundation, as the Meyer Foundation’s next president and CEO, effective July 1, 2014. Goren began her career as assistant general counsel in the Congressional Budget Office, and then served as counsel at the U.S. Congress’ newly established Office of Compliance. In 1998, she joined the Corporation for National and Community Service—the nation’s largest grantmaker supporting service and volunteerism—as associate general counsel. She served as the Corporation’s chief of staff from 2006 to 2008 and as acting CEO from 2008 to 2010, overseeing an agency with a staff of 600 and a budget of $1.1 billion. In 2010, Goren left the Corporation to head Washington Area Women’s Foundation.