Elyse Wallnutt is the director of Digital Strategy at American Progress. Wallnutt comes to American Progress with 14 years of experience serving numerous nonprofit causes—including Amnesty International, Heifer International, Feeding America, UNICEF USA, and The Nature Conservancy—in both client-side and agency settings. Most recently, she oversaw strategic development for client campaigns at Media Cause, a digital agency serving progressive causes. Wallnutt is a member of the board of directors for Stepping Stones Shelter in Montgomery County, Maryland, and also mentors young professionals as part of the Washington, D.C., chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. She holds a B.S. in business administration from Colorado State University.