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News | Nov 3, 2022

Usdan Hires Jennifer Becker as Director of Donor Relations

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Usdan is thrilled to welcome Jennifer Becker to our full time staff as the Director of Donor Relations.

Jennifer is dedicated to building an organizational culture of philanthropy and will support Usdan's donors by aligning their passions and interests with impactful projects. Jennifer has more than 20 years of experience in philanthropy, project management, communications, and strategic planning and has worked at some of New York City's most prestigious cultural institutions. A Usdan alum from the early '90s, her personal experience has informed her strong belief that art inspires empathy and that equity and inclusion are central to building cultural communities that thrive. Jennifer holds a B.A. in Art History from Pratt Institute and an M.A. in Art Business from Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London. 

Previous positions include:

Director of Development, Glynwood Center for Regional Food and Farming

Director of Foundation Relations, The New York Botanical Garden

Manager of Institutional Giving, Wave Hill