LEADERSHIP GIVING OFFICER
Victoria Wheeler builds partnerships with GFI’s constituents in support of its mission to accelerate alternative protein innovation globally.
Areas of expertise: Agriculture and natural resources, local food systems, project management, donor communications, fundraising
Victoria earned her B.S. in Agriculture and Natural Resources from Berea College where she minored in English Literature. She has worked extensively in the local food scene in Kentucky as the assistant manager for her college farm store, the interim manager for an urban farm startup, and the sole administrative/finance staffer at a food and farm policy organization. Victoria joined GFI in late 2018 as the first development assistant and has grown with the organization as its annual fund manager. Her focus now as leadership giving officer is to engage a growing segment of GFI donors who are giving generously beyond the greater segment of annual fund donors.