Devon Ironside

Devon Ironside works at American Philanthropic, a consulting firm whose mission is to strengthen civil society by improving the effectiveness of charitable foundations and nonprofit organizations. He received a B.A. in history from Arizona State University, was a Fellow at ASU’s Center for Political Thoughts and Leadership, and has IT and fundraising database management experience. He lives in Phoenix and is originally from Canada.
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