As Director of Development, Mia is responsible for advancing and executing the Financial Health Network’s fundraising and donor relations efforts. She was drawn to the organization’s work to improve the financial health of vulnerable families, finding it to be a natural complement to her previous experience working to serve low-income individuals and communities.
An experienced attorney and nonprofit professional, Mia brings expertise in advocacy and fundraising to her role at the Financial Health Network. After practicing law in the private and government sectors for a decade, Mia transitioned to working as an advocate for improved early childhood care and other educational options for vulnerable children and families. She also served as a consultant to nonprofits, providing advice and assistance regarding fundraising and board development. Most recently, Mia served as Development Director at a national education organization seeking to improve quality in the charter school sector.
Mia holds a J.D. from the Northwestern University School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in American Studies from Amherst College, where she graduated magna cum laude.