Local Philanthropy Experts

Our professional staff members are ready to help you match your giving interests with community needs and opportunities. We can work with your professional advisor to ensure your gift meets your charitable—as well as personal and financial—goals.

Kristen A. Beall Watson, Ed.D.

President and CEO
661.616.2601
kristen@kernfoundation.org
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Louis Medina

Director of Community Impact
661.616.2603
louis@kernfoundation.org
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Danette M. Rinehart

Director of Finance and Administration
661.616.2602
danette@kernfoundation.org
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Angela Griffith

Donor and Foundation Services Coordinator
661.616.2606
angela@kernfoundation.org
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Kern Community Foundation