Gianna is a dynamic fundraising professional known for her special events planning and peer-to-peer fundraising expertise. She holds a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Nonprofit Management from Southern New Hampshire University. Currently serving as a Development Officer at Equality Now, Gianna orchestrates organization-wide fundraising events, assists with donor prospecting efforts, and maintains a portfolio of mid-range donors.
Gianna has worked with several organizations over the course of her career. Before her current role, she served as a Food Drive Coordinator at Island Harvest Food Bank, planning and executing over one thousand regional events annually, including educational initiatives and community fundraisers. She played a crucial role in growing the organization’s revenue from $5 million to $15 million by spearheading a successful peer-to-peer and DIY fundraising program to grow individual giving streams.
Beyond her professional endeavors, she enjoys spending quality time with her fiancé and two bulldogs, reading, baking, and expressing her creativity through drawing and painting.