Meet the Foundation Staff
Meet the people behind the programs, scholarships, grants, and fundraising initiatives that continue to pursue the mission of Alpha Phi Foundation.
(Beta-Northwestern), Executive Director
I choose to lead with heart and give to the Foundation because it is an organization that supports leadership development for the next generation of women leaders. I am inspired and humbled by the leadership opportunities offered by the Fraternity and supported by the Foundation to ensure that Alpha Phi women continue to make their mark on the world.
(Beta Omicron-Bowling Green), Senior Director of Development
In Alpha Phi, I have found true role models and friends. Since the beginning, our membership has been comprised of truly inspirational leaders whose bold ideas have impacted thousands of women and given them the space and support they need to fulfill their potential. Now, Leading With Heart gives us the opportunity to give to our beloved organization for the next 150 years.
(Eta Lambda-George Mason), Major Gifts Officer
I am inspired by Alpha Phi Foundation’s mission: advancing the lives of women through the power of philanthropy. As a woman, mother, sister, daughter, friend, and proud Alpha Phi member – I can think of no other cause that best reflects my values. The Foundation is ensuring a bright and powerful future for not only Alpha Phis but women throughout the world. Creating a world filled with female leaders is a true passion of mine and I am lucky to demonstrate those values in all aspects of my life.
(Theta Nu-Appalachian State), Major Gifts Officer
I am proud to lead with heart because I truly would not be who I am today without Alpha Phi. Programs funded by Alpha Phi Foundation have allowed me to further develop leadership skills, give back to my community, and build relationships with strong women who have served as mentors, friends, and colleagues. I am inspired by the meaningful initiatives to which Alpha Phi Foundation contributes, and having experienced them first hand, I know what a lasting impact they will provide for generations to come.
I am grateful to be a part of the Alpha Phi Foundation team. Working with people who support initiatives that further women’s heart health and leadership among the next generation is truly inspiring. It is fulfilling to be a part of changing lives for the better.
(Zeta Alpha-Eastern Illinois), Director of Operations & Events
The friendships I formed through Alpha Phi have shaped the person I am today, and I want other women to have the same rewarding experience. Serving as my chapter’s event chair, you could say Alpha Phi laid the groundwork for my career and still serves as my strongest network. I choose to lead with heart because women’s heart health education is something near and dear to me, and I am passionate about driving that research forward through the Foundation.
(Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority), Grants & Scholarships Manager
While creating awareness for women’s cardiac health, Alpha Phi Foundation fosters growth, sisterhood, and support among an incredible network of women. I am passionate about being part of this organization whose mission is to serve and empower women in order to further advance their lives in so many different ways. The Foundation is an amazing means to bettering the future of women everywhere, and I am proud to be leading with heart.
(Beta Upsilon - Oregon State), Marketing & Communications Manager
I am so thrilled to be a part of the Alpha Phi Foundation and have the opportunity to give back to an organization that has given me so much. I strongly support Alpha Phi’s commitment to building women of impact through its focus on leadership programming, strategic partnerships, and collegiate scholarships. As a mother of three wonderful daughters, I cannot imagine a more worthwhile pursuit than continuing to empower a new generation of confident women to wholeheartedly believe in themselves and their abilities.
(Iota Gamma - University of the Pacific), Digital Marketing Specialist
Alpha Phi holds a special place in my heart and has empowered me to be the woman I am today. I believe that Alpha Phi is more than four years; it is truly for life. Not only has this organization lead me to lifelong friendships, but it has also encouraged me to dream big and pursue my passions. Alpha Phi Foundation’s dedication to advancing women’s lives around the world inspires me to lead with my heart in everything I do.
(Iota Alpha-Pepperdine), Director of Development
From lifelong sisterhood to leadership opportunities (and more), it is my joy to serve and give back to the organization that gives us so much. Having been personally impacted by the loss of a loved one from heart disease, I choose to lead with heart and celebrate each day & milestone we reach. In our 150th year, I am proud to be an Alpha Phi, and support the Foundation’s commitment to improving heart health and the empowerment of future generations of leaders!
(Theta Nu - Appalachian State University), Development Manager
In 2000, I joined Alpha Phi and my life changed forever. I love being apart of an organization that changes women’s lives and empowers them to succeed. My passion is to allow other women to experience what I have experienced through this wonderful organization. I choose to lead with heart because I believe in the advancement and development of women. I want to help women as they pursue their passion and make an impact on the world. I look forward to helping serve the foundation as we pursue initiatives that advance the lives of women.
(Epsilon Alpha-Ashland), Development Data Manager
I lead with heart because I believe in the power of philanthropy. The work of Alpha Phi Foundation empowers members, enriches the Alpha Phi experience, and influence research for women’s heart health. Alpha Phi Foundation has provided me with leadership and professional opportunities, lifelong connections, and the confidence to prosper.
(Delta Eta- Adrian College), Chapter Giving Coordinator
Alpha Phi has brought me my most cherished friends and role models. From the moment I joined I was drawn to the Fraternity’s commitment to scholarship and leadership opportunities for its members. My sisters continue to inspire me to pursue excellence in all aspects of my life. I am truly humbled to contribute to Alpha Phi Foundation’s legacy of empowering women to become leaders in their communities and careers. This opportunity serves a constant reminder to always lead with heart in everything that I do.
(Delta Delta-Oklahoma City), Chapter Giving Coordinator
Alpha Phi provided me the platform to learn how to be a brave, independent and decisive woman. I chose to lead with heart and give back to Alpha Phi Foundation because I believe future generations deserve the opportunity to join an organization that can change them for the better.