Diedre Fraser, Board Member
For over seven years, Ms. Fraser has been invested in cause marketing and social impact strategy; implementing the processes and systems to help grow the Charity By Design division at Alex and Ani, which has donated over $54 Million since it was established in February 2011. Ms. Fraser worked to encourage individuals to invest their time and skill-sets in their community; manage over 100 partnerships with various non-profit organizations from local children’s hospitals to international non-governmental organizations, such as UNICEF; and collaborate with companies such as Discovery Communications and the Walt Disney Company on charitable campaigns.
Certified in Social Impact Strategy by the University of Pennsylvania, Ms. Fraser currently manages the Company’s philanthropic efforts including cause marketing initiatives, corporate disaster relief giving, as well as establishing innovative ways for the Company to expand its giving platform. In addition to We The People High School, Ms. Fraser serves on the board of City Year Providence and Walking with a Purpose and is a Certified CREATOR, by PeaceLove Foundation, to lead expressive arts workshops and spread awareness on mental health and wellness.