Anita Fee Willis is the Chief Development and Communications Officer overseeing all fundraising at America Needs You.
Prior to joining America Needs You, Anita was a National Urban Fellow in the Office of the COO at the New York Power Authority. Previously, Anita was Program Manager at CAMBA, the largest social service organization in Brooklyn, where she was responsible for overseeing workforce development programs for 600 low-income New York City residents. In her previous role as Corporate Partnership Developer at CAMBA, Anita created a partnership strategy to cultivate relationships with businesses as potential employers. Prior to working at CAMBA, Anita was the Director of Development at the Fellowship of Reconciliation, the oldest and largest interfaith peace and justice organization in the U.S.
Anita is a first-generation college student and first-generation American who has always valued learning inside and outside of the classroom. She graduated with Distinction from the University of Virginia with her B.A. in English Language & Literature, after spending a semester abroad at Oxford University. Following undergraduate studies, she traveled in over thirty countries and taught English in Japan, Chile and South Korea. Anita earned her MPA with Honors at Baruch’s School of Public Affairs and a Certificate from Columbia Business School’s Nonprofit Senior Leaders Program. Anita is also a Dimension Learning advisory board member.