About Schaunté

Schaunté has 15 years of experience in leading company-wide initiatives and developing fundraising strategies with a proven track record in driving campaigns and building and strengthening relationships. Schaunté has proven success in developing and implementing sustainable systems to effectively manage processes, evaluate impact, scale mission-critical programs, and maximize operations. Before Orr Group, Schaunté was the Director of Development at The Eagle Academy Foundation, Inc. (EAF), where she led fundraising activities across institutional, individual, government, and special events revenue streams. Prior to EAF, Schaunté held leadership positions with organizations including Girls Scouts of the USA, City Harvest, Inc., The Tyra Banks TZONE Foundation, and The Lower Eastside Girls Club.

Selected Recent Partners:
  • Carnegie Institution for Science
  • Council for Economic Education
  • Mott Haven Academy Charter School
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
What makes me happy...

Spending time with family and friends, helping others, working out, baking, music and dancing, the beach, fireworks, french fries, seafood, authentic Italian ice, dark chocolate, and champagne (not necessarily in that order)!

Favorite Book Genre

Nonfiction