Lisanna N. Gardiner

Gardiner has extensive experience in development, including annual fund, membership, capital campaign management, feasibility and planning studies, grant writing and special events.  She began her non-profit career with a prestigious internship at the Peggy Guggenheim Museum in Venice, Italy and has worked at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC, Anne Arundel Medical Center Foundation in Annapolis, MD and Community Counselling Service (CCS), a national capital campaign firm.  As a consultant, she has helped clients such as Discovery Creek Children’s Museum, the Reading Connection and Washington Middle School for Girls (pro-bono). Gardiner is fluent in Spanish and received her BA from Boston College.  She and her husband Jim live in Annapolis with their two children.