Director of Development & Partnerships - Southeast
Kelianne Johnson joined GENYOUth in 2017 as Director of Development & Partnerships for the Southeast. She focuses on securing sponsorships, grants and private donations for two of the state/regional partners of the National Dairy Council: the Dairy Alliance and Florida Dairy Farmers.
Kelianne had worked closely with the NFL and the Fuel Up to Play 60 program prior to joining GENYOUth, having spent 7 years managing sponsorship and media sales for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Recognizing the powerful impact NFL Teams, players, and sponsors could have in the community when working together, she decided to pursue a career in the non-profit world.
Kelianne has worked with Fortune 500 companies including Procter & Gamble, UnitedHealthcare, GEICO, Gatorade, Coca-Cola, USAA, McDonald’s, and Kraft, among others.
Utilizing her 17 years of marketing expertise and extensive contacts in the Southeast, Kelianne is working hard to make a positive impact helping to empower the next generation of youth leadership.