Roseann Abdu

Director of Institutional Giving

Roseann is a strategic, results-driven professional with over 20 years of experience in fundraising, operations and project management at nonprofits and educational institutions in the Washington, DC area. She thrives on building collaborative, rewarding, and successful relationships and implementing strategies to maximize resources and drive positive change.

Prior to joining the UsAgainstAlzheimer’s team, Roseann worked in the conservation, community development, youth development, and higher ed arenas. She earned a master’s degree in community planning from the University of Maryland, College Park and a bachelor’s degree with dual majors in public communications and cultural anthropology from American University in Washington, DC. .  

Bucket list item: Visit Iceland

Favorite book: A recent favorite is Think Again by Adam Grant


Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.

Helen Keller