Chief Development Officer
Mania has over 30 years’ experience as a dedicated leader in nonprofit development and management. She has closed many six- and seven-figure gifts, and worked integrally with numerous teams in all areas of fundraising. Before joining Frost Valley as CDO in 2018, Mania was Vice President of Development at the International Rescue Committee. She was Executive Vice President of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and has worked at a number of other organizations that raise money for a wide variety of causes including YMCA of Greater New York, ORBIS International, and God’s Love We Deliver among others. Mania has a BA in Criminal Justice from Hunter College, is a past Board member of Women in Development, and is fluent in French. She deeply understands Frost Valley’s work and mission, and as a seasoned fundraiser and leader, she has innovative ideas about our future!