Mark Manning

Chief Technology & Innovation Officer

As the Chief Technology and Innovation Office at the American Endowment Foundation (AEF), Mark Manning plays a pivotal role in aligning business needs with innovative technology solutions. He focuses on enhancing security, efficiency and risk mitigation through strategic technology integration.  

With more than 30 years in the technology sector, Mark has vast experience: from implementing publishing systems for prominent newspapers and magazines to providing network and application consulting and developing strategic initiatives for technology and security infrastructures. 

Beyond his professional achievements, Mark is dedicated to community service, volunteering with a local food bank and supporting their backpack program for children.  

Mark has degrees in marketing and education from Bowling Green State University. 

Mark’s commitment to best-in-class technology solutions continues to help AEF expand philanthropy. With his contributions, AEF continues to excel as one of the nation’s largest independent donor-advised fund sponsors.  

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