Eli joined Genesys Works in February 2015 and is responsible for establishing and directing philanthropic strategies for the National office, as well as managing the development infrastructure that serves all Genesys Works sites.
Eli has over 30 years of development experience. He was with the University of Houston System for 22 years where he held a number of leadership positions including Associate Vice Chancellor for University Advancement. Prior to UH, Eli worked at the Metropolitan Houston Chapter of the March of Dimes for 10 years in several fundraising and administrative roles. Born in Syracuse, NY, Eli relocated to Houston after receiving a Bachelor’s Degree from the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.