The Pittsburgh Foundation

Amy B. Razem, CAP® Assistant Director of Development and Donor Services


Amy works with professional advisors and their clients to establish new and deferred funds that represent their charitable giving intentions.

She is thrilled to aid the organizations and individuals behind positive change in our community and to help create meaningful ways for people to experience the rewards of charitable giving.

Prior to joining The Pittsburgh Foundation in 2017, Amy managed charitable giving portfolios as an associate major gift officer in major and planned giving for the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation. She also created and implemented strategic fund-raising plans as a member of that foundation's Annual Giving Department, where she was promoted to an associate director after serving as development coordinator and development associate.

Amy earned her Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP®) designation from the American College of Financial Services in 2019. She’s also a member of the Estate Planning Council of Pittsburgh, the Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council as well as the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners and the Advancement Network, Inc. (AdNet). Amy earned a bachelor’s degree in rhetoric and communication from the Deitrich School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh and began her career as an account executive at Pittsburgh’s ESPN Radio affiliate, WEAE, before moving onto iHeart Radio. She grew up in a suburb east of Cleveland but has called Pittsburgh home for the last 18 years. In her free time, she enjoys traveling both domestically and internationally and spending time with friends and family.