Nonprofit Careers Revealed

On Tuesday, February 4, Career Services in partnership with the Center for Civic Engagement will be hosting Nonprofit Careers Revealed. This event will consist of a short keynote speaker to talk about the nonprofit sector and afterwards students will have the opportunity to learn more about specific functional areas in a roundtable format. We will have nonprofit professionals come to speak specifically about the following areas within the sector: Communications/Outreach, Fundraising/Development, Program/Volunteer Management, Research/Policy/Grants, and Accounting/Finance.


This event will be held in the Tyler Hanes Commons room 305 from 5:30pm-7:30pm with refreshments and time for networking following the panel.


Our guests for the evening are:

Alexandra Wiles, ’12 – Boys and Girls Club of Metro Richmond (Development Coordinator) – Leadership Studies major

Kate Crowder – Richmond Ballet (Public Relations and Promotions Coordinator)

Alicia Cagle – Higher Achievement Richmond (VISTA of Scholar and Volunteer Services)

Joan Marable – United Way (Director of Public Relations and Marketing)

Jenni Booker – Make a Wish Foundation (VP of Development)

Ted Groves – Voices for Virginia’s Children (KIDS COUNT Data Center Director)

Robin Matthews – CrossOver (Accounting Manager)

John Dougherty – Virginia Home for Boys and Girls (Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer) *Keynote


This event is open to all students and if interested please RSVP for this event via SpiderConnect; any questions can be sent to Anna Todaro in Career Services at