Executive Director: Patty Henson Sullivan
Patty Sullivan is an experienced grant and proposal writer who has also worked as a college instructor and administrator. In addition to grant writing, teaching and project management experience, she has researched prospective donors and written proposals for many non-profits. Her higher education roles include teaching developmental English and ESL, distance learning, and international student programs. She holds a degree in Communication from Arkansas State University, and a Master’s degree in English from the University of Louisiana. She is a former Peace Corps volunteer, serving in Rwanda as an instructor at the National University of Rwanda. Patty has volunteered as a federal legislation advocate for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and serves on the Fayetteville Public Library Foundation board. She is a member of the Rotary Club of Fayetteville, the Arkansas chapter of Grant Professionals Association, the Association of Fundraising Professionals, and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.