Rachel Hutchisson is responsible for Blackbaud’s global corporate citizenship efforts, a role that allows her to leverage her 20+ years of experience of working with nonprofit partners. She is a member of the board of directors for the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) International, the Giving Institute (producers of Giving USA), and the Coastal Community Foundation. She is also a former president of the AFP SC Lowcountry chapter. Rachel is a graduate of Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA, and received a master’s degree from the University Of Missouri School Of Journalism. A member of Phi Beta Kappa, she is a Renaissance Weekend participant and was the recipient of the Charleston Regional Business Journal’s Influential Women in Business Rising Star Award. Rachel is an avid soccer fan (former player and former referee), and spends far too much time driving to remote parts of the state to watch her children play.
Philanthropy, Volunteerism, Corporate Citizenship
Find Rachel on the web: Twitter, LinkedIn, Rachel's Blog
Column: Taking a year-round approach to corporate philanthropy
Nonprofit Leadership Circle Teaches Employees How to be Good Board Members
Rachel has spoken at events such as AFP International Conference (2011, 2009), AFP Leadership Academy (2011), bbcon: Blackbaud’s Conference for Nonprofits (2011, 2009), South Carolina Association of Nonprofit Organization (2010), AFP SC Piedmont Conference (2010), Carolina's Annual Fund Conference (2010), National Parent Fundraising Conference (2010), and AFP Triangle, Triad & Charlotte Chapters NC Philanthropy Conference (2010).