MIAMI, February 9, 2018 — The American Red Cross has named Chanda Fuller as the Chief Development Officer of the South Florida Region.
Fuller is a fundraising professional with over 15 years’ experience in Board development, fundraising, strategic planning, major gifts and business development. For the last six years she served as the executive director of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation where she almost tripled the revenue, and as the development director prior to that where she was able to double the revenue in two years. Previously she has also worked with the Peace Corps in Belize helping to train volunteers and communities on business and board development, HIV/AIDS counseling and training for health education. While living in Belize, she was involved with the Red Cross and helped with Board retreats and health education centered around HIV/AIDS.
“I am pleased to announce that Chanda will be joining the South Florida Region, bringing with her considerable fundraising experience and an enthusiasm for serving our communities.” said Joanne Nowlin, Chief Executive Officer of the South Florida Region.
Fuller currently serves on the Sustainability Committee for the City of West Palm Beach, Day Chair for Leadership West Palm Beach and serves on the Board for the Executive Women of the Palm Beaches as Vice President of Programs and Education.
In her spare time, Fuller is passionate about international travel and finding “off the beaten path” experiences along the way.
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or cruzrojaamericana.org, or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.