Christy Shields

Director of Client Relations

Christy joined Marts&Lundy as Director of Client Relations in 2020 bringing over a dozen years of experience of handling all aspects of client relations. She has extensive knowledge of client intake, proposals, sales support, client-facing interaction and project management. Prior to joining Marts&Lundy, Christy was employed as the Vice President of Operations and Client Services with The Compass Group, Inc., a Virginia based fundraising consulting firm. Christy started her career working for the National Marrow Donor Program where she designed and implemented effective donor relations and stewardship programs that were executed by over 30 state programs and recruited thousands of volunteers to the registry for marrow donors. Christy identified, qualified and cultivated prospects; successfully solicited annual and in-kind gifts; managed all aspects for special events; and worked extensively with board members and other volunteers.


Elkridge, MD


  • Shippensburg University, Bachelor’s in Public Administration

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