King McGlaughon is responsible for the strategy and direction of the company, as well as for the execution of that strategy by the Foundation Source team. He reports to the board of directors.
Prior to Foundation Source, McGlaughon most recently served as chief philanthropic officer for Wells Fargo Philanthropic Services and as managing executive of Wachovia’s Nonprofit and Philanthropic Services Group. Previously, he served as first vice president and director in Merrill Lynch’s Wealth Management Services group and as director of the Merrill Lynch Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Management.
In addition to his roles in the private wealth sector, King served as the provost and dean at The American College in Bryn Mawr, Penn., where he also held The Sallie B. and William B. Wallace Chair in Philanthropy in the school’s graduate division.
McGlaughon is a graduate of The Universiaty of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he was a Morehead Scholar, and the University of North Carolina School of Law. He is also a graduate of The General Theological Seminary in New York City, and is a priest of the Episcopal Church. King speaks regularly at national, regional and local events on the topics of philanthropy and wealth management, nonprofit governance and management, charitable planning for individuals and families, and management and planning for private foundations.