Easter Seals BC & Yukon is pleased to announce the appointment of Michelle Boileau as its new Senior Manager, Philanthropy.
Boileau brings a wealth of experience within the non-profit industry, having spent numerous years in fund development and working for non-profits of all sizes. For the last 15 years, Boileau has held several positions including Senior Development Officer at Ridge Meadows Hospital Foundation, and most recently at The Salvation Army as their Senior Major Gifts, Corporate & Foundations Officer where she led the team as their top Capital Campaign fundraiser.
“Michelle embraces the relationship-building platform that is essential to a successful Philanthropy department. She brings experience in major gifts and annual giving, not to mention special events, corporate sponsorship and foundations, all of which is going to allow her to make immediate results for Easter Seals,” says Michael Leland, Vice-President of Engagement & Philanthropy at Easter Seals BC & Yukon. “I’m thrilled to welcome Michelle to the Easter Seals team as we move ahead in our plans to build a strong, sustainable future for the organization.”
In her new role, Boileau will be responsible for the Major Gift, Annual Giving and Planned Giving programs at Easter Seals, as well as overseeing Corporate Giving, Foundations and Grants.
“I am excited to join the team at Easter Seals and contribute to the growth and success of this inspiring organization,” says Boileau. “The programs and services that Easter Seals provides make so many positive, substantial impacts in our communities. It’s an amazing organization and I can’t wait to see what we can accomplish together.”