Christine Newman is the senior manager of communications in the MicroEdge division of Blackbaud. Through this role, Christine combines her passions for communications and social good, managing internal and external communications, including public relations, social media, customer communications and stakeholder relationships. Christine believes that effective communication is an essential aspect to achieving social impact, whether an organization is a funder, nonprofit or technology company.

Prior to joining Blackbaud, Christine worked for eight years in the corporate philanthropy sector, where she managed global health grant programs, product donations, disaster response and program communications. She was also a UNA-USA Blogger Fellow to the 2015 Social Good Summit. You can find her (way too often) on Twitter at @newman_ca.