Charlie Casey


Charlie Casey is the President of Pacific Foundation Services. Since joining the family business in 2003, Charlie has overseen the firm’s continued growth and commitment to a personalized approach to philanthropy. Charlie oversees the day-to-day operations of PFS, including financial management and human resources. He also leads business development efforts for the firm. Under his leadership, PFS has experienced substantial expansion of staff and clientele, while keeping pace with new technologies to ensure efficient delivery of services.

Charlie also works in the field as a program officer for several client foundations, with particular interests in youth development, affordable housing, and sustainable agriculture. He currently sits on the board of Pie Ranch and is a member of the Advisory Committee for the Chile California Council. As board president for the Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation, Charlie supported the work of the organization’s leadership and provided guidance on issues such as board governance. He has also served on the boards of Families on Track and Presidio Child Development Center. Prior to joining PFS, he worked in international transactions for a multi-national accounting firm in Chile, where he learned important due diligence skills. Charlie has a BA in English from Georgetown University and an MBA from Vanderbilt University. A native San Franciscan, Charlie lives in the city with his wife and three daughters and can often be found at AT&T Park cheering on his beloved Giants.

Charlie works for the following foundations: