John Halpin

Major Gifts Officer

Hackley School

John Halpin Joins Hackley School as Major Gifts Officer Talent Citizen is delighted to announce that John Halpin will join Hackley School as Major Gift Officer effective January 31, 2022. In this role, John will play a critical part in the success of Hackley’s comprehensive campaign and will advance a culture of philanthropy that matches… Read more »

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James Orlick

Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations

Washington & Jefferson College

James Orlick Joins Washington & Jefferson College as Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations Talent Citizen is pleased to announce that James Orlick will join Washington & Jefferson College as Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations effective December 1, 2021. As Director, James will be building and executing on a multi-prong strategy to strengthen current… Read more »

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Andrew “Andy” Jackson

Associate Vice President for Development

Washington & Jefferson College

Andy Jackson Joins Washington & Jefferson College as Associate Vice President for Development Talent Citizen is pleased to announce that Andrew “Andy” Jackson will join Washington & Jefferson College as Associate Vice President for Development effective November 17, 2021. As AVP, Andy will lead the College’s principal, major, corporate, and foundation fundraising efforts, setting strategy… Read more »

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Janelle Roberts

Senior Associate

Ross Strategic

Janelle Roberts joins Ross Strategic as Senior Associate, Evaluation & Strategy Talent Citizen is pleased to announce the appointment of Janelle Roberts as Senior Associate at Ross Strategic. An accomplished policy analyst and network builder, Janelle will help lead project teams to support clients across the nonprofit, philanthropic, and public sectors seeking to expand their… Read more »

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Chikako Yamauchi & Art Garcia

Strategic Learning & Evaluation Officers

Kresge Foundation

Chikako Yamauchi and Arturo Garcia Join The Kresge Foundation as Strategic Learning & Evaluation Officers This announcement was originally posted by the Kresge Foundation Recognizing the pivotal role that strategic learning, research and evaluation plays in advancing racial equity and urban opportunity, The Kresge Foundation announced an expansion of the department in summer 2020. With… Read more »

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Rochelle Makela-Goodman

Assistant Vice President of Gift Planning

Oregon Health & Science University Foundation

Rochelle Makela-Goodman Joins Oregon Health & Science University Foundation as Assistant Vice President of Gift Planning Talent Citizen is pleased to announce that Rochelle Makela-Goodman will join Oregon Health & Science University Foundation as Assistant Vice President of Gift Planning. As AVP, Rochelle will lead a team of fundraisers and implement creative strategies to unlock… Read more »

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Leslie Constans

Senior Director of Foundation Communications

Oregon Health & Science University Foundation

Leslie Constans Joins Oregon Health & Science University Foundation as Senior Director of Foundation Communications Talent Citizen is excited to announce that Leslie Constans will join Oregon Health & Science University Foundation as Senior Director of Foundation Communications, leading fundraising communications for one of the Pacific Northwest’s premier academic medical centers. In this role, Leslie… Read more »

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Martha Cecilia Ovadia

Director of Strategic Communications & Media Relations

Equitable Evaluation Initiative

Equitable Evaluation Initiative Welcomes Martha Cecilia Ovadia as Director of Strategic Communications & Media Relations Martha Cecilia Ovadia (Marci) has worked for more than 15 years in service of the work of justice and liberation for all across multiple sectors, including local government, academia, academic publishing and the philanthropic sector. She has significant experience in… Read more »

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Connor Adams

Director of Development, Major Gifts

New Mexico State University Foundation

New Mexico State University Welcomes Connor Adams as Director of Development for Major Gifts Talent Citizen is pleased to announce the appointment of Connor J. Adams as the Lead University Advancement Development Officer at New Mexico State University Foundation. As an experienced university and education fundraiser, Connor is passionate about the power of education as… Read more »

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Ariana Aguilar

Director of Annual Giving

Hackley School

Hackley School Welcomes Ariana Aguilar as Director of Annual Giving Talent Citizen is pleased to announce the appointment of Ariana Aguilar as the Director of Annual Giving at the Hackley School. For the past 15 years, Ariana has developed her expertise in advancement and partnership-building in the nonprofit sector. Her extensive experience fundraising in education-based… Read more »

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Our Placements at Work (and Beyond)

Uma Viswanathan

November 2020

Transforming Mindsets through Meditation We highly recommend you try this stress relieving guided meditation written and narrated by Uma Viswanathan, Senior Program Officer at Robert Wood Johnson Foundation who supports leadership that builds a Culture of Health. Uma’s guiding mission is to “invest in people as catalysts of their own transformation.”  Part of Uma’s professional… Read more »

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