Senior Manager, Fundraising Programs
Clarissa has more than 10 years of experience overseeing fundraising and production for organizations such as the American Cancer Society, Rainforest Alliance and most recently Oasis – A Haven for Women and Children. She’s also managed event operations in the b2b digital media space and has produced galas, golf outings, walks/runs, conferences and retreats. At Eventage, Clarissa is the senior lead strategist for peer to peer programs such as Columbia’s Velocity.
Born and raised in the Garden State, Clarissa is an alum from Montclair State University. She loves to travel, binge watch a good Netflix series and all things outdoors from spending time at the beach, playing tennis, hiking and forest bathing. She currently resides in Northern NJ alongside her very awesome and vivacious 5 year old daughter.
Must Have Event Item: Plans B through Z (and pockets!)
Favorite Venue: El Mangroove Hotel in Costa Rica
First Event Worked: GWB Challenge
Hidden Talent: I can carry a tune and will usually break out into song 90% of the time