Meet Tycely

Tycely Williams is a Regional Chief Development Officer for the American Red Cross. Prior to this position, she was the Association Director of Major Gifts for the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington. Over the past 18 years, she founded and led a consulting company, served as a Director of Development for two health and human services organizations, the Artistic Director of two community-based dance studios, and the Executive Director for a nonprofit organization founded by a Fortune 500 Company.

A Cum Laude graduate of Wake Forest University, Tycely holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication with distinguished departmental honors and a Minor in Journalism. She possesses a Masters in Leadership from The McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University, as well as a Certificate in Professional Fundraising from Boston University and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University.

Tycely is Immediate Past-President of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Washington Metro Chapter. Tycely is a member of The Junior League of Washington, serves as a member of the Executive Committee for the DC Club of Wake Forest University and volunteers with CFRE International as a member of the Committee on Directorship. Tycely sits on the Board of Directors of Calvary Healthcare and the Board of Trustees of Monument Academy Public Charter School.

Tycely is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) that has personally raised and managed more than $69 million dollars for nonprofit organizations.

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