Michelle Boggs has more than 15 years’ experience in fund development, community partnerships, team and constituent building and strategic planning for nonprofit organizations.
Michelle currently serves as the Vice President of Advancement with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. She is responsible for building long-term, high-impact relationships with philanthropic individuals and foundations, as well as providing strategic direction to Territory Advancement Directors and the regions they support.
Prior to her current position, Michelle served as President of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation, the fundraising arm of Nicklaus Children’s Health System. There she was responsible for raising $35 million annually. She also served in leadership roles with the American Heart Association, including National Market Development Director charged with consulting to top markets across the country with revenue goals totaling $800 million. Prior to that she served as Executive Director for the American Heart Association in Miami-Dade and Broward counties.
Michelle is a member of Association of Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP), Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce, CouTOURe club and is founding member of Chief for women executive leaders. She was named as a member of the South Florida Business Journal “40 Under 40” Class of 2020. She is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE). Michelle graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in English and recently completed an executive MBA from Florida International University.