It is truly rewarding to partner with clients to grow their impact and expand their reach. It is inspirational to work with non-profit leaders who have dedicated their lives to making their communities and the world a better place.

Carly joined CCS in 2021 with 8 years of strategic fundraising experience and a passion for developing meaningful relationships between donors and organizations. Prior to joining CCS, Carly served as the Associate Director of Development at Commonwealth School in Boston, MA. She directed and grew Commonwealth’s annual fund and oversaw alumni/ae and parent relations. She also assisted with fundraising and strategic planning for the school’s $12.5 million capital campaign. In addition to her frontline fundraising work, Carly has experience in prospect research, data analysis, and stewardship.

At CCS, Carly has worked with a variety of schools in the New England area. The scope of her work has included comprehensive campaign design, planning studies, and assessments.

Carly earned her BA in psychology and dance from Muhlenberg College. She currently lives in Boston with her husband and dog, Nelson.

select client partners

  • The Cambridge School of Weston
  • The Rashi School
  • Boston Latin School Association
  • North Yarmouth Academy


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