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Christa M. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 9, 2015

Christa M.

   United States
  |   St. Louis, MO

Overview

Accomplished, dynamic professional with strong international development and communications
experience. Proven ability to secure and manage multi-million dollar budgets. Adept at identifying and
cultivating strategic partnerships. Significant program development, implementation, monitoring and
evaluation experience. Highly effective verbal and written communicator. Recognized as a collaborative, team player with strong leadership, interpersonal, negotiation and problem-solving skills. Resourceful, organized and detail-oriented. Able to excel...

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Skills (10)

Tested
Strategic Communications
Non-profits
Proposal Writing
Grant Writing
International Development
Donor Acquisition
Donor Management
Donor Engagement
Fundraising
Program Management

Employment

Seeds for Change, Inc.
Co-Founder
2013 - Present
Seeds for Change was founded by Felix-Paul and Christa Michaud. We met in Leogane, Haiti after the devastating January 2010 earthquake, and were united by a shared passion for encouraging and...
Caterpillar Inc.
Global Program Manager
2012 - 2014
* Managed a multi-million dollar portfolio of global grant investments * Consulted with non-profits on program development, implementation and measurement * Cultivated new partnerships and grew...
BRAC
Communications Officer
2011 - 2012
• Developed communications to generate awareness of programs and activities • Identified funding opportunities aligned with organizational goals and capacity • Managed relationships and liaised...
All Hands Volunteers, Inc
Long-term Volunteer
2010 - 2011
• Collaborated with local businesses to create Lιogβne’s first business directory • Conducted assessments with local organizations to evaluate partnerships • Designed qualitative research and...
VSA Partners
Account Director
2005 - 2009
• Collaborated with clients to develop and implement global communications • Garnered awards for excellence in design and communications • Managed an account with annual client billings of $2 - $3...
Northlich
Account Manager
2003 - 2004
• Managed a $1 million integrated marketing campaign • Wrote, edited and presented strategic plans, proposals and creative briefs • Conducted and analyzed research for program development and...
Leo Burnett
Client Services Intern
1997 - 1997

Education

University of Missouri - St. Louis
N/A (Continuing Education)
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University of Missouri-Columbia
BJ
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Online (MITx
Awarded certificate of completion
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Certificate earned December 10, 2014
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