Rachel Pryzgoda

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Rachel Pryzgoda joined PEN America as the deputy director of development in December 2020. With more than eight years of experience, Pryzgoda worked across fundraising teams at Carnegie Hall, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and CCS Fundraising, specializing in communications, special events, campaign strategy, and board development. Pryzgoda has a degree in journalism from the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism, where she is a member of their inaugural alumni board. Pryzgoda is also a member of the advisory council for BLUME Haiti, a music education and leadership nonprofit.

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