Mrs. Boone's work in the academic/research institutional setting in positions ranging from research assistant to Clinical Trials Program Manager, proved pivotal in helping to establish and sustain relationships between the university and its community partners.
As a result of wanting to work more closely with the community, Mrs. Boone became department director for a community-based AIDS service organization. Under her leadership, the organization reached new and improved levels of community outreach, solidified relations with organizations such as the United Way, more successfully diversified funding efforts, and developed new partnerships and increased capacity, which resulted in millions in funding from federally recognized agencies including CDC and SAMHSA.
Mrs. Boone is chief consultant and Nonprofit Success Strategist at Ty Boone Enterprises. She is published in several peer reviewed journals and is author of Show Me the Money: Quick Reference Guide to Funding your Nonprofit.