Wilma J. Brooks joined the CFSY team in late 2022 as the Director of Development to help undergird and lead the mission-driven fundraising efforts of CFSY. Wilma previously served as Director of Development for organizations such as the Child Life Council, Association of Public Health Laboratories, and National Legal Aid & Defender’s Association; as well as serving as manager of foundations and corporations for the National Council for Quality Assurance. Prior to her development career, Wilma held program positions with organizations such as Marshall Heights Community Development Organization, Citizenship Education Fund, and World Vision.
Wilma graduated from the University of Mary Washington with her Bachelor of Science in psychology and holds two Masters’ degrees (M.Div. and MACE) from Virginia Union University. As a woman of faith, she is a dedicated community volunteer, leads small women’s groups, and enjoys traveling and spending time with her extended family.