In this position Michelle uses over a decade of experience in fundraising and organizational development to advance innovative strategies for securing sustainable funding for Audubon Alaska's science-based conservation.
Before joining Audubon Alaska's staff in 2015, Michelle was a fundraising and organizational development consultant, working out of Kodiak, Alaska. She has had the pleasure of working with a wide range of nonprofits in Alaska, the lower 48 and overseas, on securing sustainable funding to further social and environmental causes. As a consultant, she has lead diverse fundraising efforts, facilitated strategic planning processes and started new organizations from the ground up. Prior to moving to Kodiak, she led the formation of the Bay-Friendly Landscaping and Gardening Coalition, a regional nonprofit that advocates for eco-friendly urban landscape practices through education and policy change in the San Francisco Bay Area of California.
In addition to her professional experience, Michelle holds a B.S. from Indiana University in Natural Resource Management and a Master’s in Organizational Leadership from the University of Denver. During her free time she enjoys running, swimming and hiking. She moved to Anchorage from Kodiak with her husband and two small children.
Contact Michelle LeBeau
431 West Seventh Avenue, Suite 101
Anchorage, AK, 99501