About us

“the whole is greater than the sum of its parts” – aristotle

Legacy’s Advisory Board is a group of strategic visionaries

our team

Dr. Beheruz Sethna
Strategic Advisor Education
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Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro
Strategic Advisor and Mentor
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Amy Balderson
Founder of Legacy
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Kathy Lubbers
Strategic Advisor, Marketing and Partnerships
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Caspar Appeldoorn
Board of Directors
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Kuena Diaho
Advisory Board Member of Legacy and shareholder of StoryShare
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David C. Beck
A Member of the Board of Directors of Legacy
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Laetitia Fatio Gaillard
Serves as a Board Member of Legacy
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Terry Balderson
Strategic Advisor
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In Memoriam

With Grateful Recognition of the service of these former Advisory Board Members dedicated to serve “humanity’s memory bank” …

“For believing in future generations.

For guiding through example.

For inspiring with passion.

For living through serving.

For leaving an indelible mark on the future”

On behalf of everyone at Legacy and those beneficiaries of future generations, we remain blessed and thankful for your service.


Dr. Norman Borlaug

† March 25, 1914 – September 12, 2009 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate The Father of the Green Revolution Dr. Borlaug served on Legacy’s Board from Legacy’s incorporation in 2006 and gave five hours of interview for the benefit of future generations. Link to Dr. Borlaug’s biography

The Hon. Francis Blanchard

† July 21, 1916 – December 9, 2009 Second longest-serving Director-General of the International Labor Organization Diplomat par excellence Dr. Blanchard served on Legacy’s Board from 2006 through 2009 and gave five hours of interview to Legacy. Link to Dr. Blanchard’s biography

The Hon. Faith Whittlesey

† February 21, 1939 – May 21, 2018 US Ambassador to Switzerland in two tours under President Ronald Reagan Chairman and President of the Swiss-American Foundation Ambassador Whittlesey served on Legacy’s Board from 2009 and gave three hours of audiovisual interview to Legacy. Link to Ambassador Whittlesey’s biography

our values

Legacy® supports the principles of neutrality, impartiality, independence and non-discrimination.

We strive to remove all barriers to equality.

Legacy® will not further a particular political or religious movement.

We endeavor not to act as instruments of government or foreign policy

We respect the culture, structures and customs of the communities and countries we are working in.

We hold ourselves accountable to our clients, end-users and those from whom we accept resources.

We are guided by professionalism, integrity, and respect for diversity.

We value the dignity and worth of every individual, will promote and practice understanding, respect, compassion

We aim to build constructive and respectful working relations and continuously seek to improve our performance.