Maisha Armstrong, Development Specialist

Maisha is deeply passionate about making a positive impact in her community. After years in Information Technology and Product Marketing, she transitioned from the corporate world to the nonprofit sector. Maisha is dedicated to leveraging her expertise to help nonprofits, businesses, government agencies, and other organizations secure the funding they need to achieve their goals and enhance their communities.

She excels in creating compelling, mutually beneficial proposals that enable organizations to obtain essential funding. To date, Maisha has successfully raised nearly $30 million from corporate, foundation, and government sources.

With over 20 years of professional experience, Maisha has held roles in Development, Marketing, Product Management, and Information Technology across various for-profit and nonprofit organizations, including Ford Motor Company, i2 Inc., Children’s National Health System, and Food & Friends. Before founding MJ Consulting Group, she served as the Director of Development and Communications for the DC Primary Care Association (DCPCA), where she led initiatives to boost awareness and secure funding for the organization.

Maisha holds a B.S. in Systems and Computer Science from Howard University and an M.B.A. in Marketing from the University of Georgia.