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Brenda Marsian, CFRE
Chief Development Officer
(413) 822-7950

As Chief Development Officer for Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA, Brenda and her team have successfully completed a $12.3 million (2012-2016) comprehensive campaign, the largest amount of money raised for the YMCA in its 114 year history. In 2014, Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA was recognized with the North American YMCA Development Organization’s Eagle Award for Fund-raising Excellence.

Post campaign, Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA has a new three-year strategic plan including continued financial growth via a comprehensive fund-raising plan. Brenda is charged with raising an additional $3 Million in capital, advancing the Annual Fund to surpass $900,000 and growing the endowment by $1 Million through planned giving.

Prior to joining the YMCA, Brenda was Director of Development for eight years at Springfield College where she led a successful $40 million campaign. A CFRE, Brenda was a consultant with Ketchum, and managed major gifts for Western New England University, University of Connecticut and Northfield Mount Hermon School. She holds a master of arts in communications from the University of Hartford and a bachelor of arts in English from Western New England University.

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