Ridgefield's Lynne Briody, Director of Development for the Ridgefield Visiting Nurses Association, has been named among the leaders of the Fairfield County Chapter of the Association for Fundraising Professionals in 2012, according to a release from the organization.
The AFP provides professional development and ethical fundraising practices to non-profits and fundraisers throughout Fairfield County.
The international organization represents nearly 30 thousand members in more than 200 chapters.
“We are grateful to have local leaders support our area nonprofits and ultimately the greater community,” said David Schlakman, President of AFP-Fairfield County. “AFP’s board helps nonprofit professionals strengthen and develop their fundraising skills and become part of a growing network of development professionals. We hope to see more such professionals involved in 2012.”
The 2012 Board of Directors include:
Diana Sarro Bogue, CFRE, Director of Special Gifts, Save the Children, Westport
Lynne Briody, CFRE, Director of Development, Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association
Susan M. Chudwick, CFRE, Director of Development, Bridgeport Hospital Foundation
Mark DeCruccio, Senior Vice President, US Trust, Westport
Lisa Ferraro, CFRE, Director, Norwalk Hospital Foundation
Marti Fischer, Principal, Marti Fischer Grant Services
Scott Gentry, Consultant, Monroe
Michelle James, Associate Director, Institutional Relations, AmeriCares Foundation
David Kennedy, Chief Operating Officer, United Way of Coastal Fairfield County
Carlyn Mueller, Consultant, Stamford
Madeline Lee, Community Volunteer, Fairfield
Holly D. Lemoine, CFRE, Director of Development, Arts for Healing, New Canaan
William G. Lerchen, Consultant, Fairfield
Diane Reese Tucker, Director of Development, Person-to-Person, Darien
Sharon Closius Reiss, Director of Philanthropic Services, Fairfield County Community Foundation, Norwalk
Christina Rose, Development Director, Friends of New Beginnings Academy, Bridgeport
Jamie Sadek, Director of Development, Ezra Academy, Woodbridge
Donna Schmidt, Volunteer Program Manager, Operation Hope, Fairfield
Susan Snider, President, Friends of the Norwalk Islands
Paul Sutera, Associate Vice President for Development, Quinnipiac University, Hamden
To learn more about the activities of the AFP-Fairfield County chapter, or to register for their monthly luncheons, visit the chapter’s web site at www.afpfairfield.org.