Danielle K. Milner
Danielle K. Milner is a nonprofit development professional with more than eight years of experience implementing strategic outreach and growth initiatives for organizations throughout the region. Her expertise includes facilitating cross-functional teams in strategic planning, marketing, and brand development. Danielle’s development work has produced successful legacy programs including Volunteers of America Chesapeake’s Operation Backpack initiative, providing backpacks and school supplies to hundreds of children, as well as The Arc Prince George’s County’s Inclusion Works Breakfast, bringing regional business leaders together to develop inclusive employment strategies.
Danielle has developed productive nonprofit and for-profit partnerships that support homeless and low-income families, individuals with disabilities and underserved youth including those with Blue Cross Blue Shield, Stantec, The University of Maryland, Prince George’s Economic Development Corporation, Comcast-NBCUniversal, and more.
Throughout her career, Danielle has served in various nonprofit roles including media relations, crisis communications, strategic development, process improvement, and project management. She has written thought leadership pieces published in the Direct Marketing Association of Washington’s AdVents Magazine, as well as provided insights as a featured speaker in webinars for the Center for Nonprofit Advancement’s AIM Award. Danielle has served on several boards including The National Association of Collegiate Scholars (Alumni Board) and I Am My Sister.
Danielle is currently Executive Director of Community Youth Advance, an education focused nonprofit serving more than 600 students in Prince George’s County and Washington, DC. Danielle is engaged to David Middlebrooks, a Conflict Analysis and Resolution Coach; the couple will wed in October 2019.