Evelyn Cruz is the Volunteer Manager with the Southeast Regional Office. As the Volunteer Manager, Evelyn plays a critical role in the Southeast field to build and expand a robust national chapter infrastructure with a mobilized constituency of hundreds of leaders and thousands of volunteers in support of CRS' mission to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas.
Evelyn has been with Catholic Relief Services for over 10 years serving in different capacities and departments within the organization. Her professional experience includes management, administration, finance, event planning and over 15 years of customer service management in both the corporate and nonprofit sectors.
Evelyn earned her Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Marymount University, and in 2017, she earned her Masters of Science in Management from the University of Maryland. She is very involved in her community, serving as a volunteer for the Anne Arundel County School Systems, Severn Athletic Club, Moveable Feast, the VA Hospital of Baltimore, Purple Heart, Vietnam Veterans, and Our Daily Bread.