Development Manager/Special Event Director
American Lung Association - Central States
Development Manager/Special Events Director
2 main events: the D/FW Asthma Walk and the Breath of Life Gala.
Increased annual walk net from $30,000 to $164,000. Responsible for 60% increase in new
sponsorship and donors. Skills include extensive writing of proposals, press releases, newsletters and web design, media relations/media sponsorships and cultivation of current media contact
list, extensive phone and e-mail correspondence and personal presentations.
Recruited 8 new American Lung Association board members. Recruited local athletic
celebrity support from Dallas Cowboys and Dallas Stars players. Strong media contact base.