Development Officer/Director of Foundation Relations412-383-8756
Carrie serves as the Director of Foundation Relations and manages donor and alumni relationships with the Eye & Ear Foundation. She fosters philanthropic relationships with organizational donors such as private, corporate, and family foundations to support research, and program development. Carrie provides assistance to faculty and researchers seeking to increase their impact and meet their goals by developing high-quality proposals and maintaining stewardship. She also researches, interviews, and writes many of the articles for the Foundation’s Sight + Sound Newsletter.
Carrie received a Bachelor’s degree in Communications and Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh. Prior to joining the team at the Eye & Ear Foundation, Carrie worked as the Development Coordinator for Congregation Beth Shalom in Squirrel Hill where she successfully created an Annual Fundraising Campaign for the synagogue, as well as coordinating several community events and fundraisers.