Development Manager – Affiliates
As Development Manager for America’s Warrior Partnership Affiliates, Joy Graham helps strengthen community integration programs throughout our network by providing fundraising guidance and mentorship.
Joy began her nonprofit career in 1998 and has held positions such as donor relations manager, development director and philanthropy consultant to organizations of all sizes. Her increasing responsibilities in the nonprofit sector have included accounting, organizational development, marketing and communications, fundraising, training, and event planning. She has presented fundraising sessions and workshops for the Foundation Centers in Atlanta and Cleveland and led a continuing education course on nonprofit management at Clayton State University.
Joy knows first-hand the nuances of working on a development team with a multi-million dollar budget as well as working with minimal staff and minimal funds. She excels at applying big-budget strategies to low-budget initiatives, and enjoys sharing her knowledge to build stronger nonprofit organizations in every community.