Elisa is a seasoned nonprofit professional with over 17 years of fundraising experience directing, implementing and managing strategic development plans. She is focused on ways to broaden mission awareness, grow organizational capacity and execute best practices. She values organizations and teams that have a meaningful purpose to serve people living in greater Houston. She has a Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Masters of English Literature. When not at Halo House, Elisa enjoys keeping up with her husband, three sons and two dogs, walking and other activities that bring wellbeing and happiness.