Erin R. Isabella

Director of Philanthropy and Stewardship

As Director of Philanthropy and Stewardship, Erin is focused on working with our key stakeholders to help advance the mission and secure the future of RIPR.

Erin attended Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and has almost 20 years of experience in fundraising.  She served 10 years in the fundraising department at RISD in various roles, including Associate Director of the College Fund, and successfully led the program to surpass $1M in giving for the first time in the college’s history. She has also worked as a Major Gifts Officer at Berklee College of Music, oversaw the membership and annual giving programs at Earthwatch Institute in Boston, and most recently served as the Development Director for di Rosa, a museum dedicated to the art and artists of the Bay Area, in Napa, CA.

She has served on non-profit boards and consulted with a variety of organizations to help advance their giving programs. In her spare time, Erin is a practicing multi-media artist and designer.

Direct Phone: (401) 519-0238

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