Nancy Palo is the National Vice President, Community Empowerment. Nancy leads the team responsible for uniting the 100 million Americans who are touched by addiction and empowering them to advance the organization’s mission through building awareness, fundraising and volunteerism.
She has more than 13 years of experience in non-profit management and an unparalleled passion for peer-to-peer fundraising. Recently, Nancy was a Senior Strategy Consultant with Blackbaud where she worked with non-profit organizations in developing innovative fundraising strategies. Prior to that, was a Vice President of Development at the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Nancy is also an industry thought leader writing for industry publications and sharing her expertise at the Association of Fundraising Professionals International Conference, Blackbaud’s Non-Profit Conference, NTEN’s Non-Profit Technology Conference and the Peer to Peer Fundraising Professional Forum.
She is a graduate of the University of San Diego and lives in Austin, Texas.