Chantal Bonitto, Director, Special Events
As the Director of Special Events, Chantal brings event planning and relationship management experience to build and develop support for the Ms. Foundation's programs. The diversity of her background including work in the nonprofit and for profit sectors provides an innovative approach to fundraising events and philanthropy.
Most recently, Chantal served as the Conference and Membership Manager at Asia Society's Partnership for Global Learning where she planned events for policymakers and practitioners in education. Also her work as the Associate Director of MembershipAND Strategic Alliances at the Women's Leadership Exchange (WLE) as well as her work with the Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center provided her with the passion around working for and with women and families.
A graduate of Oberlin College and the Fundraising Strategy Certificate Program at The George Heyman, Jr. Center for Philanthropy and Fundraising, New York University, Chantal is very active in both Alumni networks. She is also involved in community work through her sorority activities and as a mentor with the Fresh Air Fund's Career Awareness Program.