Candice Woods

Development and Partnerships Manager 

Candice Woods supports the Vice President of Development and Partnerships in Challenger Center’s efforts to identify, cultivate, and steward foundation, corporate, individual and government donors and partners. She conducts research on potential donors and partners, identifies opportunities for Challenger Center to raise funds or partner, and communicates strategic, persuasive messages to Challenger Center’s audiences.

Before joining Challenger Center, Ms. Woods ran operations and literacy programs for children at C.H. Booth Library. She also worked at the EverWonder Children’s Museum in Newtown, Connecticut. Ms. Woods holds a Master of Arts degree in Elections and Campaign Management from Fordham University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Seton Hall University.