Amy Kingman joined the team as Executive Director in December of 2016. She also serves as ED to Doris’ Letters Foundation, headquartered in Boston. Amy has over 15 years of experience in the nonprofit sector, specifically in fundraising, marketing, nonprofit management, and strategic planning. Amy first learned of the Learning by Giving Foundation when an organization she was working for received a grant from the first-ever Learning by Giving class at Simmons College. She was incredibly impressed by both the passion of the students and the class curriculum, and has followed the progress of the Foundation ever since.
In 2018, Amy was named one of Boston’s 40 Under 40 by the Boston Business Journal. Amy holds a BSW from Skidmore College and a MSW with a concentration in nonprofit management from the University of Pennsylvania, where she graduated summa cum laude. She is a founding member of the Boston Women in Nonprofits group and currently serves on the board at Wellspring House in Gloucester and as an advisory council member to Boston’s Media Girls. She originally hails from Maine and now lives on the north shore of MA with her husband, their young daughter Grace, and their spunky dog, Scout.