Sameen Piracha

Development Advisor
Council of Korean Americans

Location: Washington, DC

Sameen Piracha is a highly accomplished professional renowned for her expertise in philanthropy and fundraising, where she excels at building meaningful relationships and driving impactful change. With an unwavering commitment to social justice, Sameen has successfully forged alliances with diverse individuals and groups, including nonprofit and community leaders, individual donors, family foundations, private and community funders, funder affinity groups, and entrepreneurs. Through her inclusive approach to leadership, Sameen leverages these alliances to empower and nurture the unique talents of each stakeholder, fostering a collaborative environment that yields remarkable results.

A distinguished alumna of both the University of Florida and Nova Southeastern University, Sameen Piracha is recognized as a revered nonprofit leader and strategist. Drawing on her extensive experience, she offers organizations invaluable strategic counsel and tailor-made solutions, enabling them to unlock their full potential throughout their fundraising journey. Her expertise encompasses various areas, including coaching, training, and leadership development, strategic planning, annual and capital fundraising, special events, donor prospecting, cultivation, recognition and stewardship, nonprofit administration, volunteer management, and nonprofit messaging, branding, and communications.

With Sameen’s guidance, organizations can navigate complex challenges, optimize their fundraising efforts, and achieve sustained success. Her profound dedication to making a positive impact in the nonprofit sector continues to inspire those around her and drive transformative change within communities.