Title: Vice President of Development
VP of Development
Phone: 410-856-1370 x401
Maleka Lawrence joined the National Summer Learning Association (NSLA) in March of 2015. She is responsible for leading and coordinating NSLA’s fundraising activities, creating and sustaining effective development structures and systems, and engaging individual and institutional funders. Maleka works with the board and staff to build funding relationships to support annual operations and long-term organizational growth.
Prior to joining NSLA, Maleka served as the Managing Director of Development and Strategic Partnerships at the Education Trust from 2011 to 2015, helping to build the organization’s first development team. Prior to that, Maleka served as Director of Development at Harlem RBI, a youth development organization in New York City. Maleka received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from American University and her master of social work degree from New York University.