Jeffrey Donovan

Film and TV Actor, Philanthropist

Born in Amesbury, Massachusetts, Jeffrey Donovan has developed a successful acting career in theater, TV, and on the big screen. His most notable appearance is as Michael Westen from the long-time USA Network series, Burn Notice. Some of his more recent film roles include Robert F. Kennedy in J. Edgar, Captain J.J. Jones in Changeling, and Vance Munson in Hitch. He found his calling in acting at a young age after starting a drama club, and worked his way to earning an MFA from New York University’s Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts. Jeffrey began his Family Reach journey as a Celebrity Sous-Chef with Ming Tsai at Cooking Live! New York in 2013. Ever since, he has become an incredible force for our mission. Jeffrey provided funds to expand our mission to Colorado and organized our first event in Denver, Cooking Live! Kick-off, on April 1, 2014.