MARIA D’ANSELMI

CONSULTANT, DONOR SERVICES

Maria D’Anselmi is a consultant with American Philanthropic’s Donor Services offering, where she serves philanthropists and private foundations. Maria has experience in strategic giving planning, donor intent analysis, grantee due diligence and evaluation, and giving program management. Before joining American Philanthropic, Maria served as a program officer for the Manhattan Institute’s Adam Smith Society, where she oversaw event programming for a portfolio of 14 chapters and project managed national events. Prior to her time at Manhattan Institute, Maria worked as a teacher, writer, and theater director.

Maria graduated from the University of Dallas with a bachelor’s degree in English. She lives in Colorado and enjoys reading and writing short fiction.