Patricia MacLean, Senior Manager of Development, Read Alliance
Patricia MacLean has more than 25 years of experience in both non-profit and corporate settings. She brings a varied background in developing partnerships for organizations striving to create inspiring and impactful programming in her role as Senior Manager of Development and Strategic Initiatives at Read Alliance (READ). Prior to her current role, Patricia spent several years leading Corporate Sponsorship at Jazz at Lincoln Center as well as managing the NBC Olympic marketing effort of the NBC and Telemundo owned-and-operated stations. Additionally, Patricia has served in fundraising and event management roles for Kean University and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, was a teacher in Bolivia and served as a job coach to assist young adults with intellectual disabilities integrating into the workforce. An avid volunteer, Patricia led the Junior Advisory Board for the Committee for Hispanic Children and Families and, more recently, co-founded the Cranford Unity Project to serve her community. Patricia is an avid runner and speaks Spanish fluently. Patricia has a has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Michigan.