The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore has announced Jessica Atwood as the newly appointed Gifts a
nd Grants Officer. Atwood will support the Community Foundation commitment to being an effective steward of the assets entrusted by the community. In this role Atwood will support the Foundation’s finance department to enhance data entry and analysis, gift and grants processing and donor relations efforts.
Atwood’s background includes over 12 years of experience in program management, fundraising, advancement, customer service, and more within the public, nonprofit, and education sectors. Originally from Washington, she spent significant time in New Orleans, serving as the Admissions Director at De La Salle High School. Following her time in New Orleans she moved to Southern Delaware working in both insurance and in grant and program management.
“We are excited to have Jessica join the Community Foundation,” says Erica Joseph, CFES President. “Her background in the nonprofit sector, combined with her experience in donor data management made her a natural fit for the role.”