Amy Smith works with MAZON donors to facilitate individual giving and major gifts including long-range support through bequests, trusts, and estate planning. Prior to joining MAZON, Amy was the Chief Development Officer at the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank where she was responsible for the development, marketing, and communications operations. Amy began her career as a librarian and transitioned to fundraising for libraries in higher education, including seven years as the Executive Director of Library Development at UCLA. Amy earned her B.A. at Antioch College in Literature, her Masters in Library Service at Columbia University, and earned her certification in Planned Giving from the American Institute for Philanthropic Studies at California State University, Long Beach.