As the Director of Development, Sheden focuses on building partnerships and securing funding to advance the organization's mission.
Sheden spent the majority of her career in International Development where she designed and implemented programs benefiting marginalized populations - with an emphasis on women and youth. After transitioning into the Philanthropic sector, Sheden most recently served as the Director of Development at the Council on Foundations.
Sheden graduated with a degree in International Relations and Diplomacy from George Mason University. She enjoys road trips, baking, and has a passion for skin care.