Date: August 14, 2019
Location: Camp Hill Giant Community Room, Camp Hill, PA
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Registration and networking begins at 11:30. Meeting will start at 11:45 a.m.
Ivy R. Buchan, Ph.D. fell in love with board governance and volunteerism in high school as the president of a community service group, and then while working at a domestic violence shelter in college she decided to focus her career in the nonprofit sector. Ivy is now the President of Helix Strategies, LLC and for the last 18 years she has worked with nonprofits and community based organizations to raise funds and develop their leaders and programs for sustainable success. Ivy and her team specialize in fundraising/development strategies, board development, capacity building, and program evaluation.
Ivy has her Ph.D. from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in Administration and Leadership Studies in the Nonprofit and Public Sectors with a research focus on multidisciplinary team collaboration. She is a PANO Standards for Excellence Licensed Consultant and co-founded the West Shore Young Professionals, of which she currently sits on their Advisory Board. Ivy is also the Vice President of the United Way Bridges Society and serves on the York College Alumni Board among other community groups. She has also edited three nonprofit textbooks. One of her proudest career moments was being honored as the 2018 winner of the Central Penn Business Journal’s Women of Influence Community Achievement Award.