Senior Philanthropy Advisor
Gill manages a portfolio of funds set up by individual, family and business donors at the Community Foundation. She works with current fund-holders to develop their giving in line with their wishes, as well as engaging new donors. She also promotes grant opportunities, assesses applications and manages awards from the funds she oversees.
Gill joined the Community Foundation in October 2011 from Durham University where she was a manager within its development office.
Prior to working in Higher Education fundraising, Gill worked in the north-east voluntary sector in a variety of roles including charity administration, membership and fundraising. She also has experience as a volunteer in a range of environmental and grassroots charities.