Roxanne Hanson

Roxanne Hanson is a senior consultant at Fiscal Management Associates, a group dedicated to helping social change organizations grow their financial management capacity. She has spent twenty-five years working in the nonprofit sector building the capacity of local, national and international organizations. As Director of Operations and Planning at Women’s Community Clinic, Roxanne led the organization to independence from fiscal sponsorship and built their capacity for strategic planning. Earlier in her career, she held a variety of roles at Tides including as a leader of an effort to facilitate sharing of space and services for nonprofits. She also served as a Senior Advisor covering grant making, fiscal operations, human resources and risk management. For more than a decade, Roxanne worked in national and international nonprofit organizations in Washington D.C., directing communications, fundraising and travel programs for Witness for Peace, managing training and consulting for Points of Light Foundation, and organizing volunteer recruitment and placement for Whitman-Walker Clinic. Roxanne has provided marketing, program, and planning consultation for a variety of diverse social change organizations throughout the US, Canada, and Central America. She has also been an active board member and fundraising advisor for community arts organizations. In 2011, Roxanne was recognized as an American Express NGen Fellow for Nonprofit Leadership by Independent Sector. She holds a BA in International Relations from American University.