The Foundation for Geauga Parks (FGP) Board of Trustees has named Christine S. Davidson the new Executive Director of the Foundation. Christine Davidson joined the Foundation for Geauga Parks as Executive Director to manage the day-to-day operations and serve as the external face of the Foundation to the community at large.
Ms. Davidson has 15 years of senior management experience and strategic development and plan execution, including decades of non-profit experience as a board member, volunteer and most recently as Director of Operations for the Chagrin Documentary Film Festival.
“I am delighted to join the Foundation for Geauga Parks and work with such a talented and engaged Board of Trustees,” says Christine Davidson. “I am eager to build on the momentum of the Foundation’s programs and relationships with partner organizations to grow the Foundation and maximize the impact of our collective endeavors.”
As Executive Director, Davidson will direct advancement activities, develop strategic relationships and networks with Northeast Ohio organizations and bolster relationships with donors and sponsors to support the Foundation’s philanthropic work and further its mission. “Christine is the right leader for The Foundation,” said Eric Sukalac,
President of the Board of Trustees of the FGP. “Christine comes to us with a great deal of operations experience and connection into Geauga County. Our Selection and Governance Committees put a lot of work into finding the best candidate to help move our organization forward. We're all very excited to welcome Christine to the Foundation.”