As Fundraising Manager, Isabelle helps her fellow Whalers to provide best-in-class services to her clients. She specializes in helping clients actualize their missions and maximize impact through digital campaigns and online fundraising. Isabelle is passionate about education and sharing data-driven fundraising insights; she has spoken on nonprofit marketing strategies at AFP ICON and Whole Whale’s very own WWULive events.
Isabelle has spent her career focused on social impact, strategy, and the arts. She is a graduate of Kenyon College, where she studied International Studies and Studio Art. Her interest in fundraising was initially sparked by her involvement in Schools for Kabul, a student fundraising initiative raising money to support girls’ education programs in Afghanistan.
Isabelle began her career by serving a year as a City Year AmeriCorps teacher, working as an English Language Interventionist in New Orleans. Most recently, she was a Development Coordinator at NAF, where she helped raise the critical funds necessary to sustain and grow NAF’s work providing college and career readiness programs to over 110,000 students nationwide. Isabelle has extensive experience in the arts sector, spanning art galleries to nonprofit organizations. A native of the Bay Area, Isabelle currently resides in Brooklyn. Outside the office, Isabelle works as a freelance photographer, check out her work here!