Partnership for After School Education


Joan Steinberg is the Global Head of Philanthropy and President of the Morgan Stanley Foundation.​

After nine years in the nonprofit sector, Ms. Steinberg joined Morgan Stanley in 1997. She currently oversees Morgan Stanley’s global philanthropic programs, including strategic planning and execution, employee engagement, and corporate and Foundation grantmaking totaling more than $100 million annually. More than 90% of the Firm’s 60,000+ employees are active in these programs.​

Ms. Steinberg currently serves as member of the board of the Hispanic Federation, the SIFMA Foundation and the Friends of Elysian Charter School and as an Executive Committee member of the Children’s Advisory Council of New York Presbyterian Hospital.

Ms. Steinberg earned her undergraduate degree in English and Communications and her masters in Public Administration from Rutgers University. She has also earned certificates in corporate citizenship from Harvard Business School and Boston College.