Cressie Lewis is a licensed attorney, fundraiser and animal conservation advocate. As Zoo Atlanta’s
Individual Gift Manager, she oversees efforts to cultivate and engage donors who annually give $1,000 or more to the organization. She is also responsible for the Zoo’s online giving and travel programs, and she leads the recruitment, development and ongoing management of its prestigious Conservation Society. In addition to a law degree, Cressie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and certificates in Database Design and Law, Science and Technology from the Georgia Institute of Technology. While an undergraduate at Georgia Tech, she was a President’s Scholar and Vice President of the Ramblin’ Reck Club.
Cressie loves travel, especially to destinations famous for wildlife. She has traveled to Africa, New
Zealand, Tahiti and Easter Island to view conservation efforts in action. She discovered the importance of zoos and their role in species survival after planning her wedding at the Nashville Zoo in 2012. She has been an avid advocate of zoos ever since. Cressie is currently an active member of the Atlanta community and lives in Ormewood Park with her husband and sweetheart from Georgia Tech, Chris. In her spare time, Cressie can usually be found in her sewing room, biking on the Beltline, or planning her next wild animal adventure.
If you are a first time guest, attending a club meeting is a great way to get to know the club and its members! As always, you are welcome to bring friends to the meeting.
Dress Code: Professional
Where: All our club meetings are held in the conference room on the 10th floor of the Terminus 2 building on the corner Peachtree and Piedmont roads. Click here for detailed directions. Free parking is available in the Rooms to Go lot across the street.
When: See above for date. The meeting will start promptly at 6.45pm and will last approximately 1 hour, followed by a drink or two in a bar or restaurant nearby.