Chris Hyland has raised millions of dollars for social service programs, faith-based organizations, educational institutions, and arts groups. She has devoted her career to working on behalf of various social justice issues and with diverse communities. She has a personal commitment to working with the poor and marginalized. Chris was the first director of resource development for Catholic Charities in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and has consulted at Catholic Charities USA. She served as director of development and public relations for the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia. As a consultant at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, she worked with national Vietnamese organizations as well as the Hmong National Development Board. Chris is a popular speaker, having presented workshops on grant writing, fundraising, and establishing a development office, major gift campaigns, media relations, social media, and trends in the philanthropic sector.