JANET H & C HARRY KNOWLES FOUNDATIONINC A/K/A KNOWLES TEACHER INITIATIVE

Address
1000 NORTH CHURCH STREET
MOORESTOWN, NJ 08057
Contact
Phone: +1 (856) 608-0001
Nonprofit
NTEE: P99 - Human Services - Multipurpose and Other N.E.C.
EIN: 01-0485964

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 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Subsection code03
PF filing required1    
Metropolitan statistical area6162
Human resources, including compensation
Human resources, including compensation (private foundation)
Compensation of key personnel$575,077.00$437,119.00$434,005.00$500,692.00$271,923.00
Personnel
Buskirk, Heather
Name HEATHER BUSKIRKHEATHER BUSKIRK   
TitleTRUSTEE, SENIOR FELLOWTRUSTEE, SENIOR FELLOW   
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue   
Total compensation$0.00$0.00   
Cheyne, Michelle
Name MICHELLE CHEYNEMICHELLE CHEYNE   
TitleSR PROG OFFICER, TEASR PROG OFFICER, TEA   
Total compensation$110,000.00$116,000.00   
Collins, Angelo
Name     ANGELO COLLINS
Title    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Total compensation    $143,333.00
Galosy, Jodie
Name JODIE GALOSYJODIE GALOSYJODIE GALOSYJODIE GALOSYJODIE GALOSY
TitleDIRECTOR OF RESEARCHDIRECTOR OF RESEARCHDIRECTOR OF RESEARCHDIRECTOR RESEARCH &DIRECTOR, RESEARCH
Total compensation$132,460.00$152,190.00$148,111.00$147,875.00$126,631.00
Gillespie, Nicole
Name DR NICOLE GILLESPIEDR NICOLE GILLESPIEDR NICOLE GILLESPIENICOLE GILLESPIENICOLE GILLESPIE
TitleCEO, TRUSTEECEO, TRUSTEEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, TRUSTEEEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR/TRUSTEEDIRECTOR, TEACHING
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Total compensation$230,000.00$230,000.00$230,000.00$230,000.00$143,130.00
Holm, Stephanie
Name STEPHANIE HOLMSTEPHANIE HOLMSTEPHANIE HOLMSTEPHANIE HOLM 
TitleTREASURERDIRECTOR OF OPERATIODIRECTOR OF OPERATIODIRECTOR OF OPERATIO 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Total compensation$177,757.00$167,692.00$159,692.00$151,646.00 
Knowles, C
Name C HARRY KNOWLESC HARRY KNOWLESC HARRY KNOWLESC HARRY KNOWLESC HARRY KNOWLES
TitleCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMAN/TRUSTEEPRESIDENT/TRUSTEE
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Total compensation$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Knowles, Janet
Name JANET H KNOWLESJANET H KNOWLESJANET KNOWLESJANET H KNOWLESJANET H KNOWLES
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARY/TRUSTESECRETARY/TREASURER/TRUSTEE
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Total compensation$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$10,500.00
Kuerbis, Paul
Name DR PAUL KUERBISDR PAUL KUERBISDR PAUL KUERBISPAUL KUERBIS PHDPAUL KUERBIS PHD
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Total compensation$0.00$0.00$0.00$12,000.00$48,000.00
McVay, Scott
Name  SCOTT MCVAYSCOTT MCVAYSCOTT MCVAYSCOTT MCVAY
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee TrueTrueTrueTrue
Total compensation $0.00$0.00$15,000.00$12,000.00
Morris, Robert
Name ROBERT MORRISROBERT MORRIS   
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEE   
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue   
Total compensation$0.00$0.00   
Mossgrove, Jennifer
Name JENNIFER MOSSGROVEJENNIFER MOSSGROVEJENNIFER MOSSGROVEJENNIFER MOSSGROVE 
TitleSR PROG OFFICER, TEASR PROG OFFICER, TEASR PROG OFFICER, TEASR. PROGRAM OFFICER 
Total compensation$129,562.00$124,615.00$119,429.00$105,000.00 
Portnoy, Dina
Name   DINA PORTNOYDINA PORTNOYDINA PORTNOY
Title  DIRECTOR SENIOR FELLDIRECTOR SENIOR FELLDIRECTOR, ALUMNI
Total compensation  $121,733.00$120,000.00$99,773.00
Rorke-Adams, Lucy
Name DR LUCY BALIAN RORKE-ADAMSDR LUCY BALIAN RORKE-ADAMSDR LUCY BALIAN RORKE-ADAMS  
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Total compensation$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Rostock, Roseanne
Name ROSEANNE ROSTOCK   ROSEANNE ROSTOCK
TitleSR PROG OFFICER, TEA   TEACHER DEVELOPER
Total compensation$122,110.00   $101,250.00
Rozelle, Jeffrey
Name JEFFREY ROZELLEJEFFREY ROZELLEJEFFREY ROZELLEJEFFREY ROZELLE 
TitleDIRECTOR OF TEACHINGDIRECTOR OF TEACHINGDIRECTOR OF TEACHINGDIRECTOR TEACHING FE 
Total compensation$169,157.00$159,616.00$150,006.00$106,750.00 
Rulon-Miller, William
Name WILLIAM RULON-MILLERWILLIAM RULON-MILLERWILLIAM RULON-MILLERWILLIAM RULON-MILLERWILLIAM RULON-MILLER
TitleTRUSTEEPRESIDENT AND TREASURERPRESIDENT AND TREASURERPRESIDENT/TREASURER/TRUSTEEPRESIDENT/TRUSTEE
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Total compensation$167,320.00$207,119.00$204,005.00$213,192.00$173,923.00
Tint, Lawrence
Name LAWRENCE TINTLAWRENCE TINTLAWRENCE TINTLAWRENCE TINTLAWRENCE TINT
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Total compensation$0.00$0.00$0.00$15,500.00$14,500.00
Viner, Edward
Name DR EDWARD D VINERDR EDWARD D VINERDR EDWARD D VINEREDWARD VINER MDEDWARD VINER MD
TitleVICE CHAIRMANVICE CHAIRMANTRUSTEEVICE CHAIRMAN/TRUSTEETRUSTEE
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Total compensation$0.00$0.00$0.00$7,500.00$12,000.00
Wilson, Suzanne
Name   DR SUZANNE M WILSONSUZANNE M WILSONSUZANNE M WILSON
Title  TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  TrueTrueTrue
Total compensation  $0.00$7,500.00$1,000.00
Wittmann, Michael
Name DR MICHAEL WITTMANN    
TitleTRUSTEE    
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Total compensation$0.00    
Wohlreich, George
Name GEORGE WOHLREICHGEORGE WOHLREICH   
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEE   
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue   
Total compensation$0.00$0.00   
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Grants, contributions, programs, activities
Direct charitable activities
Four largest direct charitable activities
First
Description of activitySEE GENERAL STATEMENT AT STATEMENT 15SEE GENERAL STATEMENT AT STATEMENT 13SEE ATTACHED STATEMENTTHE KNOWLES SCIENCE TEACHING FOUNDATION (KSTF) INVESTS IN DEVELOPING A STABLE CORE OF EXPERT SCIENCE AND MATH TEACHERS AND TEACHER LEADERS IN A WIDE VARIETY OF U.S. HIGH SCHOOLS. IN DOING SO, THE FOUNDATION SEEKS TO STRENGTHEN THE TEACHING PROFESSION, THEREBY IMPROVING MATH AND SCIENCE EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES. KSTF IS A PRIVATE, OPERATING FOUNDATION, FUNDED BY AN ENDOWMENT FROM HARRY AND JANET KNOWLES IN 1999. THE STRUCTURE OF A FULLY-FUNDED, OPERATING FOUNDATION HAS ALLOWED KSTF TO COMMIT LONG-TERM TO THE MISSION OF BUILDING A STABLE CORE OF TEACHERS AND TEACHER LEADERS THROUGH THREE, INTERCONNECTED PROGRAMS: TEACHING FELLOWS, SENIOR FELLOWS, AND RESEARCH AND EVALUATION. THE CORNERSTONE PROGRAM OF KSTF IS THE TEACHING FELLOWS PROGRAM. THIS PROGRAM ADDRESSES THE RECRUITMENT, TRAINING, AND RETENTION OF HIGH-ABILITY STEM TEACHER CANDIDATES THROUGH A COMPREHENSIVE FIVE-YEAR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM. EACH YEAR, KSTF AWARDS APPROXIMATELY 36 FELLOWSHIPS TO EARLY-CAREERTHE KNOWLES SCIENCE TEACHING FOUNDATION (KSTF) INVESTS IN DEVELOPING A STABLE CORE OF EXPERT SCIENCE AND MATH TEACHERS AND TEACHER LEADERS IN A WIDE VARIETY OF U.S. HIGH SCHOOLS. IN DOING SO, THE FOUNDATION SEEKS TO STRENGTHEN THE TEACHING PROFESSION, THEREBY IMPROVING MATH AND SCIENCE EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES. KSTF IS A PRIVATE, OPERATING FOUNDATION, FUNDED BY AN ENDOWMENT FROM HARRY AND JANET KNOWLES IN 1999. THE STRUCTURE OF A FULLY-FUNDED, OPERATING FOUNDATION HAS ALLOWED KSTF TO COMMIT LONG-TERM TO THE MISSION OF BUILDING A STABLE CORE OF TEACHERS AND TEACHER LEADERS THROUGH THREE, INTERCONNECTED PROGRAMS: TEACHING FELLOWS, SENIOR FELLOWS, AND RESEARCH AND EVALUATION. THE CORNERSTONE PROGRAM OF KSTF IS THE TEACHING FELLOWS PROGRAM. THIS PROGRAM ADDRESSES THE RECRUITMENT, TRAINING, AND RETENTION OF HIGH-ABILITY STEM TEACHER CANDIDATES THROUGH A COMPREHENSIVE FIVE-YEAR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM. EACH YEAR, KSTF AWARDS APPROXIMATELY 36 FELLOWSHIPS TO EARLY-CAREER
Expense amount for activity$6,452,746.00$6,484,006.00$6,118,846.00$6,384,484.00$6,638,497.00
Second
Description of activity   MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE TEACHERS. THE SENIOR FELLOWS PROGRAM BUILDS UPON THE CORE COMMITMENTS AND WORK OF THE TEACHING FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM. AFTER COMPLETING THE TEACHING FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM, SENIOR FELLOWS CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AS TEACHER LEADERS AND PARTICIPATE AS ACTIVE MEMBERS OF THE KSTF COMMUNITY. THE RESEARCH AND EVALUATION PROGRAM OFFERS SUPPORT FOR INNOVATIVE AND RIGOROUS STUDIES OF TEACHER DEVELOPMENT, TEACHING, LEARNING, AND LEADERSHIP ACROSS THE KSTF ORGANIZATION. SPECIFICALLY, THIS PROGRAM FOCUSES ON COLLABORATIVE STUDIES OF PRACTICE BY KSTF TEACHING FELLOWS, SENIOR FELLOWS, AND STAFF IN ORDER TO DEEPEN OUR UNDERSTANDING OF PRACTITIONER INQUIRY, ITS INFLUENCE ON TEACHER AND STUDENT LEARNING, AND IMPACT ON TEACHER LEADERSHIP AND PROFESSIONAL IDENTITY.BECAUSE THESE PROGRAMS HAVE NOT BEEN CONSTRAINED BY THE FINITE LIFE-CYCLE OF A TYPICAL GRANT, KSTF HAS BEEN ABLE TO CONTINUALLY REFINE AND IMPROVE ITS PROGRAMS THROUGH ONGOING DEVELOPMENT AND ITERATIVE IMPROVEMENTMATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE TEACHERS. THE SENIOR FELLOWS PROGRAM BUILDS UPON THE CORE COMMITMENTS AND WORK OF THE TEACHING FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM. AFTER COMPLETING THE TEACHING FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM, SENIOR FELLOWS CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AS TEACHER LEADERS AND PARTICIPATE AS ACTIVE MEMBERS OF THE KSTF COMMUNITY. THE RESEARCH AND EVALUATION PROGRAM OFFERS SUPPORT FOR INNOVATIVE AND RIGOROUS STUDIES OF TEACHER DEVELOPMENT, TEACHING, LEARNING, AND LEADERSHIP ACROSS THE KSTF ORGANIZATION. SPECIFICALLY, THIS PROGRAM FOCUSES ON COLLABORATIVE STUDIES OF PRACTICE BY KSTF TEACHING FELLOWS, SENIOR FELLOWS, AND STAFF IN ORDER TO DEEPEN OUR UNDERSTANDING OF PRACTITIONER INQUIRY, ITS INFLUENCE ON TEACHER AND STUDENT LEARNING, AND IMPACT ON TEACHER LEADERSHIP AND PROFESSIONAL IDENTITY.BECAUSE THESE PROGRAMS HAVE NOT BEEN CONSTRAINED BY THE FINITE LIFE-CYCLE OF A TYPICAL GRANT, KSTF HAS BEEN ABLE TO CONTINUALLY REFINE AND IMPROVE ITS PROGRAMS THROUGH ONGOING DEVELOPMENT AND ITERATIVE IMPROVEMENT
Expense amount for activity   $0.00$0.00
Third
Description of activity   CYCLES. AS A RESULT, KSTF MAKES FOUR KEY CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF A STABLE CORE TO THE TEACHING PROFESSION: A CADRE OF EXCEPTIONAL HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE AND MATH TEACHERS; THE DEVELOPMENT OF LEADERSHIP CAPACITY AMONG THOSE TEACHERS; THE DEVELOPMENT OF KNOWLEDGE ABOUT TEACHING AND LEARNING, GIVING PRIMACY TO KNOWLEDGE GENERATED BY TEACHERS OF AND FOR THEIR OWN PRACTICE; AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF A NETWORKED IMPROVEMENT COMMUNITY NECESSARY FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS EDUCATION.CYCLES. AS A RESULT, KSTF MAKES FOUR KEY CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF A STABLE CORE TO THE TEACHING PROFESSION: A CADRE OF EXCEPTIONAL HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE AND MATH TEACHERS; THE DEVELOPMENT OF LEADERSHIP CAPACITY AMONG THOSE TEACHERS; THE DEVELOPMENT OF KNOWLEDGE ABOUT TEACHING AND LEARNING, GIVING PRIMACY TO KNOWLEDGE GENERATED BY TEACHERS OF AND FOR THEIR OWN PRACTICE; AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF A NETWORKED IMPROVEMENT COMMUNITY NECESSARY FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS EDUCATION.
Expense amount for activity   $0.00$0.00
Info for those seeking funds
Application recipientNICOLE GILLESPIENICOLE GILLESPIENICOLE GILLESPIENICOLE GILLESPIENICOLE GILLESPIE
Application recipient's phone85660800018566080001856608000185660800018566080001
Form/materials for applicationALL THE INFORMATION FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE AT WWW.KSTF.ORG. APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED USING THE ONLINE APPLICATION. INFORMATIONAL MATERIAL IS ALSO LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE.ALL THE INFORMATION FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE AT WWW.KSTF.ORG. APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED USING THE ONLINE APPLICATION. INFORMATIONAL MATERIAL IS ALSO LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE.ALL THE INFORMATION FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE AT WWW.KSTF.ORG. APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED USING THE ONLINE APPLICATION. INFORMATIONAL MATERIAL IS ALSO LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE.ALL THE INFORMATION FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE AT WWW.KSTF.ORG. APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED USING THE ONLINE APPLICATION. INFORMATIONAL MATERIAL IS ALSO LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE.ALL THE INFORMATION FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE AT WWW.KSTF.ORG. APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED USING THE ONLINE APPLICATION. INFORMATIONAL MATERIAL IS ALSO LOCATED ON THE FOUNDATION'S WEBSITE.
Submission deadlinesTHE INFORMATION FOR THE DEADLINES FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE WEBSITE.THE INFORMATION FOR THE DEADLINES FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE WEBSITE.THE INFORMATION FOR THE DEADLINES FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE WEBSITE.THE INFORMATION FOR THE DEADLINES FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE WEBSITE.THE INFORMATION FOR THE DEADLINES FOR THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS LOCATED ON THE WEBSITE.
Financial data
Revenue
Total net investment income$4,414,633.00$864,537.00$1,103,357.00$1,666,921.00$117,710.00
Total adjusted net income$1,245,396.00$864,537.00$596,190.00$618,094.00$5,501.00
Other income -- revenue and expenses per books$57,550.00$42,867.00$3,650.00$7,510.00 
Other income -- net investment income$0.00$42,867.00$3,650.00$7,510.00 
Other income -- adjusted net income$57,550.00$42,867.00$3,650.00$7,510.00 
Total revenue per books$4,597,266.00$1,755,401.00$1,527,308.00$3,514,278.00$1,289,101.00
Expense categories (totals)
Expenses & disbursements (total)$7,101,733.00$6,728,180.00$6,968,451.00$7,344,827.00$6,892,284.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$66,309,536.00    
Governance and accountability
Website for public inspection of tax returnsWWW.KNOWLESTEACHERS.ORG
Tax year start date2016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-06-012012-06-01
Tax year end date2017-05-012016-05-012015-05-012014-05-012013-05-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990PF990PF990PF990PF990PF
Date e-filing submitted2018-04-092017-07-202016-07-262015-05-192014-04-06
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v3.02014v6.02013v4.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201840829349100304201710309349100101201610889349100706201520899349100407201420439349100702
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