Brandee joined Citi in 1991 and has a long history in both business management and philanthropy. Before joining the Citi Foundation, she served as the Director of Operations for Citi Community Capital. Earlier assignments included a series of increasingly responsible positions in Citi’s Community Relations and Community Reinvestment Act departments.

Brandee McHale is President of the Citi Foundation and Director of Corporate Citizenship at Citi. She is responsible for overseeing the Citi Foundation’s global grant making strategy and for leading Citi’s citizenship efforts, including volunteerism and environmental sustainability.

Brandee first joined Citi in 1991 and has served in a variety of business management and philanthropy-related leadership roles, including director of operations for Citi Community Capital and as a senior relationship manager in Citi’s then Community Relations and Community Reinvestment Act units. Most recently, she was chief operating officer of the Citi Foundation.

From 2004–2007, Brandee worked at the Ford Foundation, where she developed a portfolio of investments that supported the efforts of low-income households to achieve financial success and helped to establish a business case for financial inclusion.

She is board chair of the Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED) and also serves on the board of directors of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), Living Cities, and America’s Promise Alliance.