Health, Nutrition, Business Development, Reading, Spirituality, Personal Growth
Resourceful, masters educatedprofessional with 11 years of experience including internships and apprenticeships. Instrumental in fundraising for budgets up to $1 million, managing volunteer program budget of $52,000, and coordinating up to 200 volunteers.
Built and nurtured mutually beneficial relationships with stakeholders including agency partners, serving as representative at community events and staying in touch with concerns and issues that impact agency outcomes. Known for creativity, professional integrity, and collaborative style. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint) and Raiser's Edge.
Budgets & Action Planning
Volunteer Recruitment & Management
Jun 2011 - Present
National Association of Nutrition Professionals
Responsible for coordinating all fundraising activities at NANP, including sponsorships and silent auction donations, for annual conference as well as increasing revenue from membership dues.
May 2011 - Aug 2011
Provided customer support via our support desk, using Zen Desk technology. Handled inbound calls and emails from students regarding their courses. Documented complaints and incidents, as well reported requests to superiors if a student required further assistance.
Feb 2010 - Mar 2011
Maintained our customer database using Infusionsoft. Lead marketing / outreach efforts to cultivate new customers. Worked closely with the CEO to develop promotional offers and collateral material for conferences.
Jul 2004 - Jan 2010
Manager, Planning and Development
Worked closely with executive director and development committee to raise $1 million annually through foundations, special events, and individuals / major gifts (bequests, trusts, annual appeal). Coordinated three events annually including two-day Swim-A-Mile fundraiser at Mills College requiring 200 volunteers. Managed $52,000 volunteer recognition budget and quarterly training budget. Maintained Raiser's Edge database of 40,000 records including 4,500 qualified donors.
Lead marketing / outreach efforts to cultivate new volunteers and donors at events including Solano Stroll, Berkeley Earth Day, and health and community fairs, as well as through traditional postings on Craigslist, VolunteerMatch.org, East Bay Express, and The Volunteer Center. Regularly managed 15 volunteers. Reported to Executive Director.
Sep 2003 - Oct 2004
Part-time position while completing masters thesis. Provided customers with Intel technology information, maintained inventory and sales data for two Best Buy stores; and arranged trainings for 20 salespeople at four stores. Reported dually to Kelly Temporary Services and Intel's Director of Sales and Marketing.
Feb 2002 - Aug 2002
Updated school choice program report, conducting 23 interviews with administrators from local school districts; collecting data on local and national education policies; and creating two data collection survey instruments.
Sep 2000 - Jul 2001
Health Education Coordinator
Ten-month Americorps apprenticeship provided in partnership between Mary Ryan Boys & Girls Club and Public Allies. Reported to Boys & Girls Club Program Director and Executive Director, and Public Allies Program Manager.