Abby Rolland joined The Patterson Foundation as a fellow in June 2020. She worked across and managed different innovative initiatives that helped create change in Charlotte, DeSoto, Manatee, and Sarasota counties. On July 23, 2021, Abby launched as a fellow and joined The Presser Foundation and harp-weaver as the Grants & Communications Manager in Philadelphia, PA.
Previously, she worked in marketing and communications for the Indianapolis-based nonprofit, Second Helpings, and the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy.
Abby graduated from Gettysburg College with a bachelor’s degree in history and the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy with a master’s degree in philanthropic studies. She also holds a graduate certificate in nonprofit management from the O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs.
Abby loves spending time in her community and serves on the Philadelphia AmeriCorps Alumni Board and the Girls on the Run – Philadelphia Associate Board. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband Cory, friends and family, reading, traveling, running, volunteering, and scrapbooking.
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