|Position:||Chief Development Officer|
Tami serves as Esperança's Chief Development Officer. She brings 25 years of experience and professionalism to the role with an extensive background in managing communications and fundraising efforts for both faith-based and secular organizations, including Catholic Charities of Arizona, Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona, St. Francis Xavier Jesuit Parish, the Sisters of Mercy, Ronald McDonald House Charities and the American Cancer Society.
Tami recently completed a term on the Board of Directors of the Greater Arizona Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals where she chaired the signature annual event and awards celebration and served as marketing chair. She also serves as a mentor for the Association of Fundraising Professionals and guest lectures at both ASU and the Sanford Institute of Philanthropy at Maricopa Community Colleges.
Tami is a graduate of Fresno State University with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Public Relations and a Certified Fund Raising Executive accreditation.