Pratima Persaud

Director of Corporate Relations

Pratima joins the CURE Epilepsy team as a dynamic fundraising professional with a proven track record of spearheading successful multi-million dollar fundraising campaigns. With over 15 years of experience in the field, she brings a wealth of strategic leadership and expertise. Pratima’s most recent role as the Director of Philanthropy at Planned Parenthood showcased her ability to develop and execute innovative fundraising strategies, resulting in significant revenue growth from corporations and major gift donors.

Before her tenure at Planned Parenthood, Pratima held vital fundraising positions at renowned organizations such as the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association. Her diverse experience has honed her skills in cultivating donor relationships, driving revenue generation, and leading high-impact initiatives.

Pratima holds a Master of Science in Healthcare Administration with a minor in Strategic Leadership from Valparaiso University. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Management from The University of South Florida.