Chandra has over twelve years of experience designing innovative systems and approaches to philanthropy, growing donor relationships, and leading successful development teams. In her most recent post, vice president of development with The Family Partnership, she led development and marketing. Prior to that, Chandra was the senior director of development and operations for the Children’s Hospitals and Clinics’ of Minnesota Foundation where she led operations and several revenue teams. She is a Certified Fundraising Executive with a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts from Harvard University and a master’s degree in Innovation from the University of Minnesota. She is also a published author of both non-fiction and poetry.