Stacy Nixon’s experience includes strategic planning, staff recruitment and training, developing annual fund and campaign solicitation strategies, marketing strategies, planned giving, prospect management, prospect research, and event planning. She earned her Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) credential in 2016. Currently, Stacy proudly serves as the Assistant Head for Advancement at Norfolk Collegiate School in Norfolk, Virginia. Her responsibilities include leadership for marketing and communications, development, and enrollment. Before joining the Norfolk Collegiate team in 2020, Stacy was the Philanthropy Director at the Girl Scout Council of the Colonial Coast. Her responsibilities included developing strategic philanthropic partnerships to support the mission to build girls of courage, confidence, and character. She is passionate about sharing her fundraising knowledge with nonprofit professionals, board members, and volunteers to help assist their organizations to have a positive impact on our community. Having grown up in Hampton Roads, Stacy is passionate about serving her community.
Stacy is proud to have recently joined the Communities in Schools Hampton Roads Board of Directors and looks forward to advancing such an important mission. She is also a proud 2016 graduate of LEAD Hampton Roads and serves on the Board of Trustees for the organization. Stacy is a Past-President and current Foundation Chair of the Rotary Club of Hampton Roads. Most recently, Stacy became Chair of the Board of Directors of Virginia Beach Court Appointed Special Advocates after serving as a CASA Volunteer for several years. She serves as a Girl Scout Troop Leader for Troop 874 and loves the outdoors. Stacy lives in Virginia Beach and enjoys spending time with her three children – Taylor, Colton, and Mackenzie.