Francesca Di Cesare
New York, NY
Francesca joined the Jefferson Awards in October, 2016. Previously she worked as the Development Manager at a not-for-profit Theatre, where she built the development department from scratch, leading the theatre to many new funding partnerships, pioneered the company’s first online campaigns and implemented and managed all fundraising events. Francesca moved to New York City in 2011 and left behind a successful teaching career. She was Director of the Theatre Department at S.Peter’s Collegiate School, where she taught the most successfully graded subject in the school garnering 100% A-C grades. Francesca believes passionately in the power of life skills and is thrilled to put her fundraising skills towards this excellent cause. Francesca holds a Post Graduate Degree in Education from Warwick University and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Literature and Theatre from Essex University.