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Lisa Seitz-Gruwell

Lisa Seitz-Gruwell is the Chief Advancement Officer with the Wikimedia Foundation. Prior to this role, she served a seven-year stint as the organization’s Chief Revenue Officer.

A native of Great Falls, Montana, USA, Lisa previously worked as a Consultant at Gruwell and Associates; as Chief Operating Officer at Skyline Public Works; as a Political Consultant with Storefront Political Media District; and as Director/Press Secretary for California Assembly Majority Leader Kevin Shelley. She also has previously worked as a Political Consultant and Campaign Manager for Democratic candidates in California, Montana, Michigan, Connecticut and Oregon.

Lisa obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and Political Science from Carroll College in Helena, Montana, and also studied as a Coro Fellow and at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business Center for Social Innovation’s Executive Program for Philanthropy Leaders.

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Other members of Advancement

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Nicholas Perry
Senior Strategic Partnerships Manager (contractor), Partnerships
Chen Almog
Senior Program Officer (Contractor), Community Resources
Melissa Guadalupe Huertas
Senior Program Officer, Education (Contractor), Community Programs

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7 ragioni per cui dovresti donare a Wikipedia

This post is also available in English. Le persone donano a Wikipedia per tanti motivi diversi. La Wikimedia Foundation, la fondazione senza scopo di lucro che gestisce Wikipedia, garantisce che ogni donazione ricevuta venga investita per essere di servizio a Wikipedia, ai progetti Wikimedia e alla nostra missione relativa alla conoscenza libera.  Sebbene molti visitino….

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7 reasons you should donate to Wikipedia

Questo post è anche disponibile in italiano. People give to Wikipedia for many different reasons. The Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit that operates Wikipedia, ensures that every donation we receive is invested back into serving Wikipedia, Wikimedia projects, and our free knowledge mission.  While many visit Wikipedia on a daily basis, it’s not always obvious what….

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