Steve Rufo Jr.
- Chicago, Illinois (Greater Chicago Area)
- Nonprofit Organization Management
Steve Rufo Jr.'s Overview
- Lead Organizer at Fight For 15- Workers Organizing Committe of Chicago
- Regional Director at Greenpeace USA
- Residential Supervisor at Progressive Health of
Steve Rufo Jr.'s Summary
An increasingly successful leader and manager for non-profit and community organizations. Numerous achievements in fundraising, leadership, staff management and staff development.
Steve Rufo Jr.'s Experience
Fight For 15- Workers Organizing Committe of Chicago
January 2012 – Present (2 years 9 months) Chicago
Lead, manage, and train teams of organizers working to empower fast food workers in Chicago.
Lead on operations and personnel management, coordination of activity between communications department and field organizing, and coordination of events and public actions.
Helped plan and execute successful large worker rallies in Chicago and Indianapolis.
Helped create a model of of organizing fast food and retail workers that has become a national movement.
Nonprofit; 1001-5000 employees; Nonprofit Organization Management industry
December 2006 – July 2010 (3 years 8 months) Chicago, IL
Director of a region made up of 5 offices in U.S. cities reaching from Chicago to the Pacific Northwest and Southwestern United States.
Led region to achieve all time best results for fund-raising and membership totals.
Started at entry level, then was promoted to Team Leader, City Coordinator, Senior City Coordinator, and Regional Director.
As City Coordinator, started new chapters in CA and PA, quickly developing them into greatly successful grassroots operations.
Steve Rufo Jr.'s Skills & Expertise
- Non-profit management
- Distance management
- Supervisory Skills
- Direct Sales
- Social Media
- Event Management
- Community Organizing
- Event Planning
- Public Speaking
- Community Outreach
- Program Development
- Time Management
- Volunteer Management
- Grassroots Organizing
- Community Development
- Leadership Development
- Political Campaigns
- Policy Analysis
- Public Policy
- Workshop Facilitation
- Community Engagement
- Cross-functional Team Leadership
- Highly detail oriented
- Strategic Partnerships
- Crisis Management
- Environmental Awareness
Steve Rufo Jr.'s Education
Steve Rufo Jr.'s Additional Information
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