Staff

Erin Cornelius, Executive Director
Ms. Cornelius comes to Furnishing Dignity as our first full time Executive Director after leading one of our partner organizations. Prior to that, Erin worked with The Phoenix Symphony and Junior Achievement in their fundraising departments. Erin has over 20 years of nonprofit experience, working with youth in residential treatment, the juvenile court system, and outpatient counseling. Ms. Cornelius has extensive nonprofit experience having served in roles at all organizational levels, from program coordinator to CEO. Ms. Cornelius is a graduate of California State University San Bernardino with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and the University of Phoenix with a Master’s Degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. In her free time, Ms. Cornelius is an avid runner, works with local animal rescue organizations, and has a passion for volunteering with organizations that serve youth. With a proven track record of growing organizations both financially and programmatically, Ms. Cornelius is honored and excited to share her vision and expertise with Furnishing Dignity. Erin can be contacted at erinc@furnishingdignity.org