Our Team

 

PATRICIA SUMMERS

co-founder, ceo

patricia.summers@prosper.org

Prior to starting Prosper, Patricia was President of Summers Consulting for twelve years wherein; she provided corporate leadership and managerial support in both the private and the nonprofit sectors. She applied her unique blend of business, financial and philanthropic know-how to help nonprofit organizations with major planning and fundraising efforts, corporate-giving programs, and leadership development. With a background in education and business as well as development, she brings special insight to a nonprofit such as Prosper. 

 
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PETER GIBSON

CO-FOUNDER, DIRECTOR

peter.gibson@prosper.org

Peter is Co-CEO of Knowledgent Group, a data and analytics technology firm headquartered in Warren, NJ. Prior to this, he led global sales for the consulting arm of EMC Corporation, was a founder of BusinessEdge Solutions and was an early member of Trecom Business Systems. Peter is a trustee of Long Island University, a member of Rutgers University Board of Overseers, a founder of Rutgers Leadership Academy. A Board Member of The UnCommon Thread, a nonprofit that provides ABA training for children with learning disabilities, a Board member of Bottomline Technologies.