Delaware COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund with Sheila Bravo (DANA)
Date: April 2, 2020
Speaker: Sheila Bravo, President and CEO of Delaware Alliance for Non-Profit Advancement (DANA)
Topic: Resources and Relief for Delaware Non-Profit Organizations Impacted by the Coronavirus Pandemic
DANA Mission and Impact
DANA is committed to enhancing and strengthening the nonprofit sector by providing low cost education, consulting, and advocacy support for nonprofit leaders and boards of directors.
Meet Sheila Bravo, CEO and President of DANA
Sheila Bravo is President and CEO of DANA, a nonprofit membership organization whose mission is to strengthen, enhance, and advance nonprofits and the nonprofit sector in Delaware through advocacy, training, capacity building, and research.
Sheila joined DANA in 2015 after serving as Executive Director of the Rehoboth Art League, a Delaware arts education nonprofit. Prior, she provided board training, strategic planning, new product development and marketing consulting to small businesses, nonprofits and faith-based organizations.
She began her career in advertising, then held several marketing leadership positions, innovating for global consumer brands such as Vlasic Pickles, Godiva Chocolatier, Pyrex Bakeware, Corningware Ovenware and Corelle Dinnerware. Throughout her time, she was an active volunteer, and valued the passion and purpose of the many nonprofits in which she worked. Her interests in nonprofits, led her to pursue a doctorate in leadership, specializing in non-profit governance.
Bravo has a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, an MBA in International Business from Thunderbird School of Global Management, and a BS in Business and Languages from Millersville University.