Kenneth E. Spruill, Jr.

Term Trustee

Kenneth E. Spruill, Jr. is a Relationship Manager for Glenmede’s Center for Family Philanthropy and Wealth Education. He leads the team responsible for providing philanthropic advice and education, as well as administration of charitable trusts, foundations and donor-advised funds. Mr. Spruill guides clients in articulating their philanthropic and family goals and delivers solutions to integrate philanthropic considerations and multi-generational education into their goals-based wealth planning and administration.

Mr. Spruill joined Glenmede with nearly a decade of experience in managing foundations and advising clients on strategic grantmaking, most recently serving as Senior Philanthropy Advisor of Private Foundation Solutions for PNC Private Bank Hawthorn. Mr. Spruill also served as a Senior Talent Consultant and Manager of Diversity Strategies for PNC. Before joining the company, he worked as an independent diversity consultant and served as the Workforce Diversity Officer and as a Relationship Manager for Wachovia Corporation.

Mr. Spruill earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management from North Carolina State University, where he was a John Tyler Caldwell Memorial Scholar. He is President of the Board of Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania and is a Board Member of the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh and Silver Eye Center for Photography. Mr. Spruill was recognized as one of Pittsburgh Magazine’s “40 Under 40” and one of the New Pittsburgh Courier’s “50 Men of Excellence”.


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