- Manager, Corporate and Foundation Partnerships, UNITED STATES
- United States
Ava Knox is IYF’s Corporate and Foundation Partnerships Manager and she brings a strong background in institutional fundraising to the team. Prior to IYF, Ava was the Deputy Director of Grant Writing at Elevate, a Washington, DC-based consulting firm that partners with nonprofits nationally to build and run their grant programs. Ava has worked in development at Blue Star Families and Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, as well as a teaching artist at a variety of nonprofit theatres. Originally from Santa Cruz, CA, Ava lives in College Park, MD with her husband and young son. She earned a MA in arts administration from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), a BFA in acting from Brooklyn College, and has studied at Universidad Veritas in Costa Rica and Université de Pau in France.
- Languages: English
- Country of birth United States
- Hobbies: Dancing, exercising, listening to audio books, going to concerts and plays