Mary Ellen Matheson, Fundraising Vice Chair

Mary Ellen Matheson is an independent fundraising and development consultant through her firm, Matheson Consulting.  She’s had years of experience in non profit fundraising most recently as Chief Development Officer for TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors) and before that as Vice President of Advancement at Meridian Intentional Center.

Her career began in international business development at Tiffany & Co. in New York where she managed Tiffany’s international expansion in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia Pacific markets. Mary Ellen has also overseen marketing and business development efforts for firms in the technology industry.

Mary Ellen received a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Virginia and M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business focused on International Business and Marketing.