Hebe “Abby” Soares has served in philanthropy for 16 years, with experience at the academy and higher education levels. She has been successful in establishing exceptional relationships with individuals of diverse backgrounds and various generation levels in the US and abroad. She has also served as a treasurer of the Central Massachusetts Association of Fundraising Professionals. Hebe is currently enrolled at Andrews University in the MBA program.
Hebe is married to Ademir Soares and together they have five children. Their youngest just returned from a year as a Student Missionary in Brazil. Hebe enjoys cooking, reading, traveling and playing the piano.