Leah Bitounis serves as Senior Development Manager for Events and Special Projects. As a member of the senior Development team, she contributes to the department's events, programs, and strategy, with a primary focus on leading large-scale benefit events, special donor opportunities and major donor cultivation. She works closely with Institute senior staff and the Board of Trustees while managing special efforts for both the Development Department and the President and CEO's office.
Prior to working at the Institute, Leah worked at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and National Geographic. She received her B.S. in International Affairs at Georgetown University's Walsh School of Foreign Service.