Amy Towery

Vice President of Development

With a focus on annual, planned giving, major gift, capital, and endowment growth campaign initiatives, Amy has helped various organizations achieve their fundraising goals, raising millions to advance their respective missions. Amy feels called to the mission of Meals on Wheels PLUS and The Food Bank of Manatee and is excited to put her experience to use to help end hunger in our community.

A 2001 graduate of the University of Utah, Amy received a Certificate in Fundraising Management from the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University in 2005. She also graduated with her Master’s Degree in Non-Profit Administration Summa Cum Laude from North Park University in 2014 and is a lifetime member of the Nu Lambda Mu Honor Society.

In 2009 Amy obtained her Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credentials, re-certified in 2012, 2015, and 2018 and is currently a CFRE. In 2014 she was certified as an Association of Fundraising Professionals Master Trainer.  In 2017, Amy began the Advanced Certified Fund Raising Executive (ACFRE) certification process.