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Elizabeth Hills Bush

Elizabeth Hills Bush, American fund-raising professional, writer. Recipient Founders Day award New York University, 1982; Deutsche Akademischer Austauschdienst scholar, 1982. Member American Council on Germany, New York City; board directors Friends of Dresden, Incorporated, New York York, since 1996. Member National Society Fund-Raising Executives (board directors Greater New York chapter 1989-1993).

Background

  • Bush, Elizabeth Hills was born on May 13, 1960 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Sidney Oscar and Alice Evelyn (Freeman) Hills.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts, New York University, 1982. Master of Arts, New York University, 1988.

    Career

    • Producer, editor, moderator Radio Deutsche Welle, Cologne, Germany, 1983-1985. Development assistant The Skin Cancer Foundation, New York City, 1985-1986. Development officer European Institute of Business Administration (Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires), 1986-1988.

      Government affairs director American Association Fund-Raising Counsel, 1988-1990. Government affairs specialist Perlman & Perlman, 1990-1997. Vice president Philanthropic Regulatory Services, Cold Spring, New York, 1991-1996.

      Contributing editor The Nonprofit Times, Princeton, New Jersey, since 1990.

    Works

    • Author: Cutting Through the Regulatory Maze, 1992. Co-author (newsletter) Fund Raising Regulation Report, 1995-1996. Contributor chapter to anthology.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member American Council on Germany, New York City. Board directors Friends of Dresden, Incorporated, New York York, since 1996. Member National Society Fund-Raising Executives (board directors Greater New York chapter 1989-1993).

    Connections

    • Married Steven Carey Bush, June 22, 1985. Children: Helen Carey, John Strode.
    • father: Sidney Oscar Hills
    • mother: Alice Evelyn (Freeman) Hills
    • spouse: Steven Carey Bush
    • children: Helen Carey Bush
    • John Strode Bush
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    Born May 13, 1960
    (age 57)
    Nationality
    • 1982
      New York University
    • 1988
      New York University
    • 1983 - 1985
      Producer
      Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1985 - 1986
      development assistant, The Skin Cancer Foundation
    • 1986 - 1988
      development officer, European Institute of Business Administration (Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires)
    • 1988 - 1990
      government affairs director, American Association Fund-Raising Counsel
    • 1990
      contributing editor The Nonprofit Times
      Princeton, New Jersey, United States
    • 1990 - 1997
      government affairs specialist, Perlman & Perlman
    • 1991 - 1996
      vice president, Philanthropic Regulatory Services
      Cold Spring, Minnesota, United States
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