ABOUT LAMB ADVISORS
Sandra A. Lamb
Sandra A. Lamb, President and CEO of Lamb Advisors, has over 40 years of Wall Street, corporate and nonprofit experience addressing financially complex and critical strategic issues. Prior to establishing Lamb Advisors, Sandy's corporate experience included 20 years at the investment bank, Lazard Frères & Co. LLC, where, as a managing director, she held executive responsibility working with clients on all aspects of buying and selling businesses and other financial advisory assignments. Prior to joining Lazard in 1983, Sandy spent 16 years as a portfolio manager with The MONY Group.
Sandy's nonprofit experience includes serving as Chair of the New York Women's Foundation in 2001-2002. As Chair, she provided critical leadership in responsible financial management, strategic planning, development and governance initiatives for a diverse, hands-on Board of 36 members and a committee structure of over 130 volunteers. Through the Foundation's grantmaking process, Sandy gained expertise in grassroots organizations and philanthropy. In 2005, Sandy served as Interim Executive Director of the Foundation and as a member of the Search Committee for the new CEO.
Sandy has also served on several nonprofit and for-profit Boards, including ORC Worldwide, Biomet, Inc., The Fortress Group, Inc., Center Trust, Inc. the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York, the Taproot Foundation, Vera Institute of Justice, and CURE International. She served as Chair of the $36 million Crossroads Capital Campaign for the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church. She is currently Vice Chair of the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, Treasurer of the Taproot Foundation, and for the fourth year, a member of the selection committee of the New York Times Company Nonproft Excellence Awards.
As a businesswoman and as a nonprofit executive, Sandy understands the increasingly complex environment in which the nonprofit community operates and how to address this environment with strategic solutions.
Sandy has an MBA in Finance from New York University Graduate School of Business where she was a member of the Business School Scholastic honor society, Beta Gamma Sigma. She graduated with a BA in Political Science from Duke University and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.