Ann Schumacher is BPC’s senior director of development operations. She has been in the development profession for more than 20 years, most recently as vice president of operations with National Geographic Society, where she focused on raising awareness and funds for exploration and research. Previously, Schumacher led a team supporting disaster fundraising at American Red Cross national headquarters and 800 chapters. She started her career at the Corcoran Gallery of Art/College of Art, creating innovative and collaborative solutions for communications and operations across the organization.
Schumacher holds a B.A. in art history from Trinity University, a master’s degree in organization development and knowledge management from George Mason University, and achieved CFRE certification in 2015. She serves as a trustee of Northland College, and is a board member of Girls Gotta Run Foundation.