Senior Manager, Board and Nonprofit Services
Business Volunteers Maryland
Akeembra Lawrence describes herself as a matchmaker.
As senior manager of board and nonprofit services at Business Volunteers Maryland, she matches businesses and individuals to nonprofit organizations.
She has been with the organization for more than one year, but has spent her career focused on education and nonprofit organizations.
Lawrence, 34, says her career is defined by connections, and she works to inspire volunteerism.
“I believe that the key to my success is that I’m fully committed to helping others succeed,” she said. “Making time to help others is what brings me joy and fulfillment both personally and professionally.”
Lawrence also looks for ways to give back to her community, often donating time and resources to community organizations. She also is a board member at Arundel House of Hope.