Our Mentors

Michele Ruby

Michele has 25 years of experience as a development officer, engaging individual donors, corporations and foundations in meaningful, impact-oriented philanthropy. She has raised over $50 million for Kingdom causes and provided leadership for a successful $123 million African microfinance campaign. Recently, Michele has used her skills and passion at The Veritas Forum, raising funds to support a dynamic, expanding vision for bringing conversations about the Truth of Jesus to the center of the Academy and culture.  Michele resides in San Jose, CA with her husband Tom. They have three university-age children.