Tai Nixa Peterson serves at the Deputy Director of Development - Individual Gifts, and manages HCP's donor database, analytics, reporting and development operations. She has worked at HCP since 2017 and is based in the Waterbury office.
Tai has a combined degree in Anthropology and African Studies from St. Lawrence University, and has had the opportunity to travel extensively in East Africa and Nepal.
Prior to joining the HCP team, Tai worked for several years in fundraising at nonprofit organizations including The Park School of Buffalo and Explore & More Children's Museum.
She currently lives in Central VT with her husband, their calico cat, and chocolate lab. In her spare time, she enjoys dancing, theatre, visiting museums, cooking and baking, crafting, and spending time outdoors.