Amelia is a senior donor engagement officer on CFT’s relationships team, overseeing the administration and execution of donor services stewardship efforts, and providing customized tools to more effectively engage donors. She works closely with fund holders by facilitating family meetings, consulting on grant-making and connecting donors to North Texas nonprofits.
Prior to joining CFT in 2015, Amelia was a category director at Heritage Auctions and worked in government affairs in Washington, D.C.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in business and psychology from Sweet Briar College, and she studied at the University of Westminster in the UK and the University of Seville in Spain.
Community Leadership / Board ServiceAmelia volunteers as a Court Appointed Special Advocate with Dallas CASA, a board member of Faith Commons, and a host committee member for the Big Tex Champion Club of the State Fair of Texas.
Favorite Aspect of CFT
"Working alongside brilliant and big-hearted colleagues, and helping donors find their individual passion as it relates to philanthropy."
"Find out who you are and do it on purpose."
— Dolly Parton