Jeanette Radford

Vice President of Strategic Planning and Development

Jeanette Radford leverages years of philanthropic, programmatic, and fundraising experience to bolster Council for a Strong America’s efforts to achieve its mission of mobilizing law enforcement, military, business, faith, and sports leaders to promote and advocate for evidence-based policies and programs that enable the next generation to become healthy, well-educated, and prepared for productive, independent lives.

Prior to joining Council for a Strong America, Radford served as Senior Director of Philanthropy for Year Up, Inc. In addition to her development duties, Radford managed a national panel of elected officials, ambassadors, Cabinet officials, and business executives to sustain Year Up’s organizational profile and high level of organizational support.

Radford previously held positions as Director of Development for the District of Columbia College Access Program (DCCAP) and as Director - Foundation & Government Relations for the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Washington after holding several positions in the Federal government.