About Paula Golden
Paula Golden is a leader in strategic philanthropy, non-profit management, government and community affairs, media and television. She has assisted business executives, private foundations and nationally recognized non-profit organizations in implementing programs that realize their philanthropic goals and objectives.
Whether developing an creative plan to minimize taxation and strengthen charitable objectives or working with individuals and organizations to achieve philanthropic goals, Paula brings the big picture into focus and helps identify the path toward the best and most rewarding results.
A seasoned executive who leads by innovation, inspiration and example, Paula engages and motivates stakeholders to establish long-range strategic goals and empowers them through consensus-building to realize their objectives.
Paula has led successful capital, endowment and planned giving campaigns. She has managed organizations and guided boards and administrators to apply best practices and increase leadership giving. She has motivated volunteer leadership to actively participate in the philanthropic process.
Understanding how our federal tax code both regulates and rewards charitable giving, Paula provides stakeholders and their advisors with the tools and insight to maximize their financial return philanthropy.
Throughout her career, Paula has developed and implemented highly effective message platforms for use in print, video and on the worldwide web. She as produced media and external relations campaigns that align an organization’s mission with its public relations and funding goals.
Paula is a gifted public speaker and presenter, with ten years of front-line media experience as host of weekly community television programs.
New England School of Law, cum laude
X PRIZE Foundation
Gary Phillips & Associates
Union Station Foundation*
Juntos Adelante - Nicaragua*
The Angeles Clinic*
Saint John’s Health Center Foundation
University of California, Los Angeles
Engineering Center Education Trust
Reynolds Family Foundation
New England School of Law
Massachusetts Seat Belt Coalition
Massachusetts Dept. of Motor Vehicles
Massachusetts SeatBelt Coalition
Pine Manor College
Michael Dukakis Committee
Paul Tsongas Committee
Frank McCauley Committee
Host - Santa Monica Cable/LA City TV
Host - Southeast MA Continental Cable
unites good people with the right cause.
Applying best practices to define and articulate missions and goals, create productive programs and philanthropic opportunities, structure the terms of smart charitable transactions and address subtle issues associated with managing grantor/grantee expectations will insure that this relationship is long-term, productive and gratifying to all parties."