Gretchen Poston Associate Director
New York
(315) 508-6440 ext: 6440


Gretchen collaborates with Orr Group’s nonprofit partners to develop and execute fundraising strategies and drive revenue to enhance programs and services. Her work includes preparing materials, conducting research and analysis, and helping to execute team deliverables.


Prior to joining the Orr Group team full time, Gretchen was an intern with Orr Group, gaining experience in managing pipelines, developing outreach materials, and compiling new business research. Before her internship, Gretchen worked as a Field Organizer on the Biden Harris Campaign in Colorado.

In college, Gretchen spent 3 years as a research assistant on the book, Who’ll Stop the Rain, exploring the connection between Vietnam War Veterans and the music of their time. She has also held internships in strategic communications and government administrations.

Selected Recent Partners


  • B.A., English Literature, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2020

When I’m not working I’m…

Reading books, going to concerts, and trying new recipes.