Ray Delgado oversees fundraising and key partner engagement for FUSE Corps, helping to raise the profile of our organization locally and nationally in order to bring the FUSE model to cities throughout the nation. Ray most recently served as Senior Director of Marketing and Communications for Renew Financial, a clean energy finance company, and previously served as Communications Officer for the James Irvine Foundation, which seeks to expand opportunity for disadvantaged Californians. Ray also has extensive involvement with nonprofits, including chairing the board the Gay-Straight Alliance Network. Ray began his career as a reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle and transitioned to the communications, marketing and development sector with a role as a writer and editor at Stanford University’s News Service. Ray received his B.A. in Print Journalism and Political Science at the University of Southern California.