Anita Whitehead is a Principal at KPMG, where she leads the KPMG Foundation and KPMG’s Corporate Citizenship service practice. She works with companies to leverage corporate social investment to engage with investors, customers, employees and communities.
Whitehead also works with not-for-profit organizations—particularly private foundations and public charities, where she advises on a range of tax and operational issues.
Her work experience is international, connecting with clients in Africa, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific and Southeast Asia (India), as well as North America. Over a career spanning 20 years at KPMG, Whitehead has advised a variety of organizations on their global philanthropic strategies.
Prior to KPMG, Whitehead was a financial analyst at the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates in Washington, D.C., and a financial analyst for Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, IN.
Whitehead is a board member of the Association for Corporate Citizenship Professionals and the Center for Disaster Philanthropy. She lives in Virginia with her husband, Jay, and daughter, Sara.