Michele Jolin and Shivam Mallick Shah at Results for America and The Bridgespan Group authors would very much like to thank the many leaders and organizations that agreed to participate in interviews, which were the primary inputs to this report. We appreciate them sharing their experiences and insights.
We also appreciate the thoughtful guidance for this project provided by the Pew-MacArthur Results First Initiative, a project of The Pew Charitable Trusts and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, particularly from Karen Lyons and Gary VanLandingham. Finally, as an initiative of America Achieves, Results for America also wants to thank Bloomberg Philanthropies for its generous support for the research, production, and release of this paper.
We also wish to acknowledge others who provided additional time and input, including Jon Baron, Kelly Fitzsimmons, Rob Ivry, Jim Shelton, and Kathy Stack.