I Believe in the Value of

community-controlled capital

…that uplifts traditional knowledge, disrupts extractive practices, and creates a regenerative and just economy that meets the needs of communities and the planet.

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Kelley Buhles

Senior Advisor | she/her

Kelley supports Possibility Labs as a Senior Advisor for the DAF program design, focusing on creating a transparent, values-aligned program that offers integrated capital deployment. Kelley brings 15+ years of expertise working with integrated capital, DAFs, philanthropy, and participatory grantmaking. Previously, she worked for RSF, where she implemented trust-based practices and community-led decision making, ran the DAF program and supported organizational culture. She is a 2020-2021 Fellow for the Just Economy Institute and a founding member of the Participatory Grantmaking Community.

Kelley holds a B.A. in Anthropology from San Diego State University – California State University.

"I aim for our infrastructure to be in alignment with the values of our clients, so that movement leaders and organizations have a smooth path towards building a new economy that is joyful and liberating."