Priya has over twenty years of experience in fundraising, and related operations and services. She founded PQ (Philanthropy Quotient) Consulting in 2019. PQ consulting provides fundraising services to nonprofits, and philanthropy services to donors to accomplish their mission effectively and efficiently. The firm has clients in the US and India.
Priya leads the University Advancement’s Operations team with responsibility for prospect research and analytics; human resources; database management and reporting; information technology and systems; and creative communication services. In this role, she has also raised annual and major gifts and oversaw the donor relations department. In addition, Priya has managed two capital campaigns that raised over $155 million dollars; spearheaded the 85 Hours of Giving campaign — ODU’s first-ever Day of Giving campaign; and held the first ODU alumni international event.
She also serves as a visiting faculty at the Indian Leaders for Social Sector (ILSS) and Naropa Fellowship in India. Priya holds an M.A. in Economics from Old Dominion University, VA, and from the University of Kerala, India.