Director of Development & Marketing
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Grace earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana with a major in Communication and a minor in Spanish Language. At DePauw, Grace found her love for philanthropic studies while founding a university fundraising program for the local children’s hospital in addition to a chapter of international women and girls education program. Following her graduation, Grace has worked professionally in the nonprofit industry for 6 years with a focus on underserved and underrepresented populations. She has led teams and organizations through unprecedented growth, strategic planning, and relationship-centered fundraising. Grace’s primary fundraising experience is in event fundraising and execution, inclusive grassroot campaigns, comprehensive campaign management, and major donor pipeline development. She graduated from the Lilly School of Philanthropy with a MA in Philanthropic Studies and will finish the program with a focus in nonprofit leadership. Committed to education and appetite for continuous learning and application of best practices, Grace earned her Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) Certification, accredited in April of 2021.