Ron is an advisor to the Stott Group, bringing his vast expertise to our client partners. Ron has dedicated his career to advancing social change through the power of philanthropy and prioritizes equity and inclusion in all aspects of his work. Throughout the past two decades, he has raised awareness and developed revenue for organizations working on the front lines of achieving social and racial justice.
Ron is a seasoned fundraising professional with experience building and overseeing all aspects of fundraising, including corporate and foundation support as well as major gifts and planned giving. Currently, Ron is leading fundraising efforts at two organizations that center on protecting Black lives and celebrating cultures: The Reginald F. Lewis African American History and Culture Museum and The Movement for Black Lives.
Previously, Ron was Managing Director of Development at the LGBTQ Victory Fund and Institute as well as Director of Major Gifts and Corporate Relations for The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights (LCCHR). Prior to LCCHR, he served in a number of key roles at Planned Parenthood, including as Chief Development Officer for their Southeast Region.
An alumnus of Oberlin College and former professional basketball player, Ron is based in Washington, DC, and resides in Bethesda, Maryland.