The Sussex County Health Coalition is pleased to welcome the Longwood Foundation to the ongoing series of "Meet the Funder” events planned for 2018. Thère du Pont will be representing the Longwood Foundation on
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7th AT THE SUSSEX COUNTY HEALTH COALITION OFFICE IN GEORGETOWN from 1–3 PM.
Registration will open soon for this event. Seating will be limited, so we ask that only one representative per agency plan to attend. Mark your calendars today, more details to come.
Thère du Pont is President of the Longwood Foundation, a private foundation principally supporting charitable organizations in the state of Delaware and southern Chester County, Pennsylvania. He currently serves on the
boards of WSFS Financial Corporation and Burris Logistics and is an ex-officio member of the DowDupont Board. At WSFS, he is the Lead Director and Chairs the Governance & Nominating Committee. He has served on DuPont’s Board since 2006 where he chaired the Audit Committee for five years and has served as a member of the Science & Technology, Governance, and Compensation Committees (at various intervals). He is Board Chair of the Community Education Building in Wilmington.
In 2007 and 2008, he served as Senior Vice President, Operations and Chief Financial Officer of drugstore.com, a leading online provider of health, beauty, vision and pharmacy products. Prior to that, Mr. du Pont served as President and Chief Financial Officer of Wawa, Inc., a chain of food markets on the east coast. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s in Business Administration from Stanford University.