Libby Richards

Senior Community Programs Officer

About Libby

Libby Richards has served as the Senior Community Programs Officer at Triangle Community Foundation since July, 2013.  In this role she manages the Foundation’s Community Programs in youth literacy, the arts, and the Send A Kid To Camp initiative.

From 2007 to 2011 she served as the Foundation’s Scholarship and Special Projects Coordinator, managing the Foundation’s Scholarships as well as Agency and Designated Funds.  In 2011, she began coordinating the Community Grantmaking Program as the Nonprofit and Community Engagement Officer.

Libby is a native of South Carolina and a graduate of Converse College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Politics and in Theater.  Her previous experience includes serving as the Coordinator of the Bonner Scholars Program at Wofford College, a service-based scholarship program.  She is a Goodmon Fellow and has her certificate in nonprofit management from Duke University.

Ways Libby gives back:

  1. Board service with the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of the Triangle
  2. Board service with the Scrap Exchange
  3. Encouraging others to reuse and recycle

I am the gate keeper of my own destiny and I will have my glory day in the hot sun.

Ignacio

Libby’s Hobbies

Traveling
Reading
Knitting