Araceli Duran

Business Development Associate

Pronouns: she/her/hers

“I have seen and experienced first-hand how nonprofits have the potential to change lives, families and entire communities. I am gratified to be able to support the work of strengthening the nonprofit sector and ensuring its continued success and vitality.”

Araceli Duran brings several years of experience working in the nonprofit sector and successfully overseeing the execution and delivery of various large-scale projects. Some of those nonprofits include The Posse Foundation and IES Abroad where she worked to streamline operational processes and facilitate communication across a variety of diverse stakeholders.

Araceli’s dedication and commitment to strengthening the nonprofit sector is evident not just in her professional career, but also in her personal life. For more than four years she has served as an ESL tutor for adults, mentors a young adult and serves on the alumni committee of her high school. She is passionate about supporting mission-driven work in both a professional and personal capacity.

Fun Fact: When not spending time with her family or volunteering in her community, Araceli will read a book, watch foreign films, or take long walks.

Education & Credentials:

  • B.A. French and Francophone Studies, Bates College