Maya Mahoney is a seasoned major gifts fundraiser with experience in both the political and non-profit world. She joined Share Our Strength in January 2013 as a Major Gifts Officer focusing primarily on New York City and Boston. Prior to working at Share Our Strength, Maya was at the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee where she raised money for the Northeast region, encompassing eight states. She helped plan and execute a $10 million fundraising plan for the 2010 & 2012 cycles. She built, organized, and staffed DSCC fundraising events with U.S. Senators and surrogates. She served as the point person for the annual New England Technology Conference in Boston, a biennial Women's Policy Conference in New York City, and a Women on the Road Fly-around effort with all Women Senators and Candidates. Prior to her time at the DSCC she worked at a lobbying firm leading all fundraising efforts.