Risha Bailey


Fundraising Consultant

With 20 years of experience, Risha has established herself as a passionate, highly motivated, results-driven, multi-faceted, resourceful, and successful professional. Her diverse background ranges from social work, nonprofit management, fund development, grant writing, and event planning, to more recently that of a skilled and capable digital marketing strategist.

With a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s in Psychology, Risha has a keen ability to build solid relationships that allow her to thrive in fast-paced, challenging work environments. She is committed to the success of every task, and is energized to produce solid, quality work while collaborating with major stakeholders, executive leaders, customers, donors, team members, and community volunteers alike.

Her cross-functional skills include:
~Project Management~ Fund Development~ Special Event Planning~ Grant Writing and Evaluation~ Public Speaking~ Leadership Development~ Program Development & Management~ Volunteer Recruitment & Management~ Team Building/Relationship Building~ Digital Marketing~ Email Marketing~ Social Media Marketing~ Web Development & Maintenance~ Digital Analysis~ Content Creation, Procurement & Management~ Marketing Strategy

Risha has been praised for the excellence and professionalism she brings to the table, and was recognized as the Campaign Associate of the year in 2007 from the United Way of the Greater Triangle, as well as the Fundraising Top Gun in 2010 from the United Way of North Carolina.