Laura Goodman is Chief Development Officer of Be The Change, Inc., bringing extensive experience in fundraising, nonprofit leadership, and consumer engagement campaigns to advance domestic social causes. She is a strategist who delivers an entrepreneurial approach to elevating team and organization performance through integrated fundraising and partnership strategies. Laura is especially passionate about engaging diverse stakeholders, driving exponential results, building campaign strategies, and leading cross-functional collaborations that drive innovation and impact within an organization.
Most recently as Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships for Share Our Strength, Laura led the team to engage national corporate partners in the No Kid Hungry campaign, raising the critical funds necessary to end childhood hunger in America. Laura led strategic planning, campaign development, revenue innovation and generation, and change management – while engaging corporate supporters through leadership councils, major gifts, grassroots fundraising, online and employee giving, matching gifts, and foundation giving. Previously, Laura was a strategist at Social Capital Partnerships, a boutique fundraising consulting firm. Before Social Capital, she worked with Reading Is Fundamental leading the corporate relations team to raise 70% of all charitable support and secure new corporate relationships with US Airways, Holiday Inn Express, and Capital One. Laura also previously worked at KaBOOM! leading sponsorship sales for this national playground nonprofit. She holds a MBA from Columbia Business School and a B.A. and B.S. in Business Administration from Boston University.