amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Jane Breckenridge Eisner

EISNER----final.jpgJoined the amfAR board in September 1989. Notable experience and expertise in developing innovative community-service initiatives that benefit a broad range of communities and populations. Has been instrumental in securing participation by prominent individuals, including speakers, moderators, or honorees at amfAR-sponsored public service and fundraising events. Has actively assisted in soliciting funds to support amfAR’s grant-making programs.

Since 1996, Mrs. Eisner has served as president of The Eisner Foundation, which was established to provide philanthropic support and counsel to exceptionally run nonprofit organizations working to create lasting positive changes in the lives of at-risk and disadvantaged seniors and children in the Los Angeles community. In addition to her service in support of amfAR’s mission, she currently serves on the boards of directors of the Harvard-Westlake School and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association. She is a member of the Aspen Music Festival National Council and the Blue Ribbon Committee of the Music Center of Los Angeles, and also serves on the board of visitors of the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is the past chairman of the board of the California Community Foundation, and a past member of the Smithsonian National Board, the Los Angeles YMCA, and KCET.

Mrs. Eisner is a graduate of St. Lawrence University.

President, The Eisner Foundation. She and her husband, Michael, have three children and live in Los Angeles, CA.