Anthony Tanismore is President of Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA (PHS/SPCA) in Burlingame, California. With more than 25 years of experience as a senior executive in nonprofits and foundations, Anthony has an acute knowledge of how organizations work and how to navigate through challenging transitions. His expertise is in executive coaching, succession planning, and improving board governance. Previously, he founded and ran Blueridge Advisors, a national consulting firm that provided coaching, succession and transition planning, and executive search services to nonprofits and foundations. Prior to his own firm, he was an executive in consulting firms and served as a Partner at The Bridgespan Group, an affiliate of Bain and Company. He also served as COO of The San Francisco Foundation, CFO of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, and Vice President of the Fannie Mae Foundation. He has served as an officer on numerous nonprofit boards and was Board Governance Chair and Board Chair of the National 4-H Council.