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Association Director of Major Gifts, YMCA of Metropolitan Washington
Tycely Williams currently serves as association director of major gifts for the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington. Prior to this position, she founded and led a professional services consulting company for six years. Over the past 17 years, she has served as a director of development for two health and human services organizations, the artistic director of two community-based dance studios, and the executive director for a nonprofit organization founded by a Fortune 500 Company.
Tycely possesses an executive masters degree in leadership from The McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. A cum laude graduate of Wake Forest University, Tycely has a bachelor of arts degree in communications with distinguished departmental honors and a minor in journalism. She is a Certified Fund Raising Executive who has personally raised and managed more than $66 million dollars for nonprofit organizations. She also is president of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Washington DC Metro Chapter.