Staff Bio: Amy Lavine

Amy Lavine is the Foundation Giving Manager in Development at the Task Force. Amy has always respected and felt empathy for people who are considered outsiders, which is why she loves working for the Task Force. She has a desire to push people to accept others for who they are so all people can live without prejudice and judgement. She worked for 9 years at the LGBT Community Center in NYC, and learned a great deal about the Task Force and its national work while she raised millions of dollars for a local LGBTQ organization. Amy has a Ph.D. in the History of Religions from the University of Chicago Divinity School. At the Task Force, Amy helps write grants and raise money for the Task Force. She loves researching different organizations that might be interested in working with or donating to the Task Force. She also loves that the work she does helps keep the Task Force working so it can continue to support the rights of the LGBTQ community.

Amy Lavine
Foundation Giving Manager
New York, NY