Bridget Tharp is an award-winning journalist, experienced fundraiser and skilled multimedia communicator.

As a writer for nonprofits and higher education, her narrative copy for alumni magazines, websites, annual giving appeals and fundraising events has helped to earn a collective $1.5 million of support from individuals, corporations and foundations. Her experience as a crime reporter helped to develop her compassion and patience, which enables her to carefully tackle sensitive issues and conduct thorough background research under intense deadline pressure.