Regan leads the Community Investments team, overseeing the Foundation’s strategic grantmaking, community collaborations, and strategic partnerships.
Regan previously served as Chief Strategy Officer at the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation—a private foundation supporting systemic change to achieve equity throughout Arkansas.
Regan’s professional journey began in Texas as an ESL mathematics teacher with Teach for America. She later received a Master of Arts in Education at the University of Texas at Austin and served as a legislative aide in the Texas Legislature. Immediately prior to serving as the Chief Strategy Officer at the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation, Regan was an insurance regulatory attorney with Mitchell Williams Law.
Regan is active in several philanthropic and community organizations, currently serving as the Board Chair for Southeastern Council of Foundations and the Treasurer for Asset Funders Network.
Regan received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Wellesley College, her Master of Arts in Education from the University of Texas at Austin, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law.