Felicity Tao Joins Greater Cincinnati Foundation as Senior Director, Marketing

July 15, 2021

CINCINNATI — Greater Cincinnati Foundation (GCF) is leading the way to positive change and equity in our region by leveraging investments synergistically among donors and influencers for maximum impact. 

Felicity Tao has joined GCF as the new Senior Director, Marketing, bringing over 20 years of experience in leading corporate branding, content and digital marketing as well as supporting new business/product launch initiatives. 

As the leader of the Marketing team, Tao is responsible for driving strategic marketing, integrated communications and brand strategies for GCF. Part of her focus will be to foster trust and collaboration among donors, nonprofit organizations, internal staff and community leaders; provide open-minded leadership to strengthen GCF’s brand identity; and lead the development of bold external campaigns through market research and digital storytelling.

“Felicity brings a tremendous background of defining and executing strategies that will help us ensure our Foundation’s mission and vision are fulfilled,” said Dora Anim, GCF Chief Operating Officer. “Her community leadership, passion and commitment to this region will be instrumental in helping us continue to inspire generosity and deepen our impact to build a region where everyone thrives.”

Tao brings many years of experience in Digital Marketing and Brand Strategy to her new role. Prior to joining GCF, she served as the Senior Marketing Communications Manager at Cincinnati Bell for nine years before transitioning to Senior Brand Strategist in 2019.

“I am thrilled to join the extremely diverse and purpose-driven team at GCF and to have the opportunity to formulate the next-phase marketing strategy for the Foundation to elevate its brand recognition as a trusted philanthropy partner and accomplish its mission on creating a more equitable society for all,” said Felicity Tao.


About Greater Cincinnati Foundation

As the region’s leading community foundation, Greater Cincinnati Foundation connects people with purpose in an eight-county region in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. GCF is leading the charge toward a more vibrant Greater Cincinnati for everyone – now, and for generations to come.