B.A., Livingstone College
Elsie Hillman-Gordon is the Grants and Special Projects Manager for Legal Aid. In that capacity, she collaborates with her colleagues to produce grant proposals and reports, maintain relationships with grantors, assist with special events, and provides support on other fundraising efforts.
Elsie’s broad background is in grants management. Prior to joining Legal Aid in February 2019, she served as the Manager in the Grants Administration Office at the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) for 16 years. Prior to that, she served as the Grants Administrator in the Development Office at National Public Radio (NPR).
Elsie graduated from Livingstone College with a B.A. in English. In 2006, she completed a certificate program in editorial practices from Graduate School USA. In 2010, she earned an Executive Graduate Certificate in Marketing from Strayer University.