DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT
Leslie Robertson is the Deputy Director for the BlueGreen Alliance’s Development Team. Based in the Washington, D.C. office, she is responsible for writing government and foundation proposals and managing the grants process.
Leslie has worked in the non-profit sector for her entire career. She got her start at the National Wildlife Federation and has since worked for a variety of organizations including Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research, Easter Seals, and Delaware Guidance Services for Children and Youth, Inc. Leslie has worked in both environmental education and grassroots advocacy but has spent the majority of her career in fundraising with a focus on corporate and foundation giving.
She is a graduate of the University of Vermont’s School of Natural Resources and a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE).