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Elizabeth Hills Bush

fund-raising professional , writer

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.

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