Shonda Andrews joined FFAR in October 2016 as the development associate. She brings her development and event management experience to the Foundation after previously working with organizations such as Meals on Wheels America, St. Christopher’s Foundation for Children and the United States Global Change Research Program. Having a passion for working with mission focused organizations, Shonda was drawn to FFAR’s mission to address today’ s global agricultural challenges. Shonda’s background experience centers around helping organizations meet their individual giving fundraising goals, using strategic communications strategies, and planning donor focused special events.
A self-proclaimed wordsmith, Shonda has a flair for writing donor-centered communications that connect major gifts to impactful results. Shonda is a Communications graduate from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. When she’s not raising funds for FFAR she can be found baking cupcakes, designing paper goods or watching wrestling with her two boys, Dez and Landon.