Erika Hellstrom is the Chief Development Officer and Executive Director of the Eden II and Genesis Foundation. Previously, Ms. Hellstrom was the Vice President of Development for Richmond University Medical Center and Executive Director of the RUMC Foundation. At Eden II, she oversees the agency’s Long Island and Staten Island fundraising and marketing. She managed the capital campaign for 15 Beach Street, successfully reaching the phase one $7.5M goal and securing $1M to complete the initial outfitting of the new building. She is the President of the Brooklyn Home For Aged Men Foundation, which provides grants to support local organizations and has awarded over $700,000 in the last ten years. She is also a Regional Board Member for the American Cancer Society and Chair of their Programs and Services Committee. Prior community involvement includes the Board of the Staten Island Not For Profit Association, Advisory Board for the CSI Breast Cancer Research Initiative, Board of Directors for A Vision For Staten Island, and the Board of Directors for the Council on the Arts & Humanities for SI. She has received community awards including the SIEDC 20 Under 40 Award, and the CSI Athletics Distinguished Service Award. Ms. Hellstrom holds an MBA from Wagner College.