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Tricia D. Hudson serves as the President and Owner of Strategic Solutions by Tricia, LLC. She provides fundraising counsel to a variety of non-profit clients. Tricia assists her clients in developing fundraising capacity, strategic plans, assessing campaign readiness, board development and marketing campaigns.
She has been a Development Professional since 1996 and has served the nonprofit sector and higher education during that time. During her career, she has raised over $45 million dollars in support of various organizations and served on a number of boards in the Hampton Roads community.
Tricia is a Past President of the Hampton Roads Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and has served as the National Philanthropy Day Event Chairman. She is currently a Founding Member of the Old Dominion University Women’s Initiative Network, a member of the George Mason University Alumni Association and Town Point Club. During Tricia’s fundraising career she has been affiliated with Old Dominion University, Tidewater Community College, Virginia Wesleyan College, the American Heart Association and the American Red Cross.
Tricia received her B.A. in Government & Politics from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.
However, she is most proud of the relationships she has formed over the years in order to make her community a better place to live and work.
Tricia D. Hudson -
Amanda Bradley -
Gallery Manager & Center Curator
Heather Thurston -
With a passion for the arts, Heather earned her B.A. in Art History and Communication from Old Dominion University in 2019, after previously attending the Governor’s School for the Arts in Norfolk, and working at the GSA art gallery during her undergraduate studies. She is presently pursuing her M.A. at ODU in Humanities with a concentration in Art History. Heather is a member of the d’Art team as the Administrative Assistant. In her free time, she spends time with her daughter and is involved in the local vendor markets as an embroidery artist.
Amanda is a Norfolk native, and her background consists of management, art, freelancing, communications, and working with non-profits. Amanda is a photographer and graphic artist. She earned her BFA in Photography and Print Media in 2013 at Old Dominion University. After obtaining her BFA, Amanda started her own freelance graphic design and photography business, Bradley Depictions. Amanda's design work and graphic art are featured in many local advertisements, logos, commercials, events, posters, brochures, fliers, advertisements and, digital materials from business, companies, and individuals including: The d’Art Center, Norfolk Tour Company, The Town of Front Royal, The American Rover, the 2019 Norfolk Harborfest Poster, Public Art in The NEON District, Samaritan House, Strategic Solutions by Tricia, Champions for Children, Peninsula Catholic High School, SPI Productions, Historic St. Luke’s Church, Bobby L Howlett Attorney & Counselor at Law, Earthweavers Non-Profit Annual Camping Retreat Festival, DSM Cleaning Services, and more. Since July 2017, Amanda has been working in Norfolk's NEON District at the d'Art Center as its Communications, Marketing, and Gallery Manager. She is the Center's graphic artist and marketing manager, she maintains its social media accounts and website, and she manages the Center's gallery. She creates the exhibition schedules and prospectuses, organizes and manages the artist calls, and curates the exhibitions. She designs all Center's marketing materials, and re-branded the Center's brand in 2018. She also manages and organizes multiple on-site fundraisers and special events.