I am deeply inspired by helping our clients build the resources they need to achieve their missions.

A profile picture of Rosemary Downing-Espinal.

Rosemary has dedicated her career to making a positive impact in the world. With 19 years of experience in nonprofit management and philanthropy, she has worked across sectors including LGBTQ rights, women’s health, education and literacy, humanitarian aid and disaster relief, and social justice.

Since coming to CCS in 2018, Rosemary has been proud to partner with high-impact organizations to help them fulfill their potential. She specializes in interim management, feasibility studies, campaign management, and strategic planning.

Rosemary and her wife Adrian live in Brooklyn with their rescue mutts Blanco and Bubbles. She co-chairs the development committee of the Brooklyn Community Pride Center and is co-founder of the Brown Building in San Diego. Rosemary’s interests include mutual aid, travel, powerlifting, cooking, and reading all the books she can find time for.

select client partners

  • The Trevor Project
  • International Medical Corps
  • International Center for Journalists
  • The KIND Foundation
  • City Harvest
  • The Windward School
  • Duke University
  • The Harvard Crimson

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