Emily Cooper is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) and brings over nine years of fundraising experience to her role at Turtle Island Restoration Network. Previously, Emily held a leadership position at George Mason University where she secured resources for student scholarships, faculty research, and capital campaigns. Emily’s areas of fundraising expertise include annual giving, donor and volunteer engagement, and major gift solicitation.

Emily is an active member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and is passionate about her volunteer work with the Humane Society of the United States. In her free time, Emily can be found training for her next marathon, chasing after her two boys, or trying to perfect vegan desserts.