Edgility Consulting is excited to announce the placement of Sharon Ogbor as the Managing Director, Development at City Year San José/Silicon Valley
Managing Director, Development, City Year San Jose/ Silicon Valley
In this role, Sharon is responsible for developing and implementing the fundraising strategy for City Year San José/Silicon Valley to raise and sustain at least $4.5M from the private sector in FY20 and grow annually. In her role she will develop and execute strategic, diversified development plans to raise funds through grant writing, individual giving, and institutional partners, such as corporations and foundations.
In her career partnering with health and STEM organizations, Sharon has led many forms of development and has raised over $50M for local and national non-profits such as ALearn, Silicon Valley Education Foundation, March of Dimes, and the National Brain Tumor Society. Sharon serves on the Board of Miramonte Christian School in Los Altos and mentors a college student from Rwanda through She-Can. Additionally, she recently served on the Steering Committee for the African/African American Ancestry Educational Assessment and Research Project, which provided recommendations for creating educational excellence for black students in Santa Clara County. www.cityyear.org/sanjose