Ellen Casey Boyd has over 20 years of experience in development, marketing and corporate relations for nonprofits and grantmakers focused on health, literacy, and women and girls. She spent seven years in New York City, where she was on the development staff at the New York Women’s Foundation and Gilda’s Club, before managing corporate giving for the American Cancer Society’s Eastern Division. She then led the development program at Starlight Children’s Foundation of New England in Boston. Locally, she has served as event coordinator for Literacy Network of South Berkshire. Ellen is chair of the South Berkshire County Fund committee, a BTCF area fund with over $3.5 million in assets, and sits on the advisory committee of the Denise Kaley Fund, which supports Berkshire County women with cancer in financial need. She graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in sociology and American studies from Skidmore College. Ellen lives in West Stockbridge, Mass., with her husband, Steve, and their two children.