Ivy is the President of Helix Strategies, LLC. She works with nonprofits, community based organizations, and social enterprises to help them raise funds and develop their leaders and programs. Specifically, Ivy focuses on Fundraising, Donor/Corporate Cultivation, Event Planning, Planned Giving, Program Evaluation/Outcome Measurement, Capacity Building, Strategic Visioning/Planning, Board Development/Retreats, Governance Guidance, and Initiative Design and Implementation. Through these services, she empowers volunteers and staff to lead their organizations to sustainable success creating opportunities for them to have a deeper impact on the community.

Over the last 15 years, Ivy led board development, donor and volunteer stewardship, and evaluation efforts for several community based organizations in Central Pennsylvania. Her grant writing and fundraising labors alone secured millions of dollars for these organizations. Through donor and stakeholder cultivation, Ivy secured millions more of needed funds through long-term initiatives.