Brenda Tate

Member, Women Moving Millions
Founder & President, The Women’s Fund of Southwest Florida

 

 

Speaking topics: Funding women & girls, women’s leadership, education, economic security, violence against women

Geographic location: Florida

Willing to travel? Yes

Website links:Women’s Fund Southwest Florida

Recommended Fees: Available upon request

Contact Information: Please click here to contact Brenda with your request

Biography:

Brenda is a community volunteer in SW Florida serving as President of The Women’s Fund of Southwest Florida; she has served as Student Advocate and Fund Raiser for the Take Stock in Children Scholarship Program; current Board Member of ECHO’s Global Farm & ECHO Community Garden Advisory Committee; Gulf Shore Life 2009 Philanthropist of the Year- Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser and member of Women Moving Millions. Previously, she served as Georgia Department of Transportation’s Enhancement Activity (TEA) Advisory Panel Chair and Founding Member. She was the Trust for Public Land’s Coordinator for the Ocmulgee Heritage Greenway in Macon Georgia and other community based land conservation initiatives in Georgia. She founded the Georgia Rails Into Trails Society dedicated to the advocacy of abandoned railroads into trails for muscle powered transportation with the popular Silver Comet Trail becoming a widely recognized symbol of the initiative. Brenda routinely works behind the scenes to create strategic alliances and strong partnerships by fostering effective collaboration to get the jobs done, ranging from raising money, securing legislation, or negotiating deals to fulfill the missions of worthy causes.

Click here to check out a conversation with Brenda and WMM Member Gael Sylvia Pullen on SylviaGlobal.com.