Wade Zamechek

Vice President of Development

Wade was born and lives in the US. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from New York University and a Master’s Degree in Non-profit Policy and Management from the New School University. Prior to joining ALA, Wade worked at Village Health Works, an organization based in rural Burundi. Wade has two decades of fundraising experience, having worked with a variety of organizations as an employee or a consultant including New York Blood Center, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Be The Match, The Salvation Army, Covenant House, and Education Alliance. When not working or spending time with family, Wade is an avid runner, hiker, record collector, and amateur chef.


  • BA in History, New York University 
  • MS in Non-Profit Policy and Management The New School