Judith Rizzio, BAS

Judith Rizzio┬áis an Associate Fundraising Consultant for Benefit Auctions 360 serving as facilitator, emcee and bid assistant for clients. Mrs. Rizzio provides Benefit Auctions 360’s clients with over 30 years of experience in both the nonprofit sector and the performing arts. She has earned the BAS Designation (Benefit Auctioneer Specialist), and as a Community Relations and Volunteer Director, Judith has raised money and awareness for multiple agencies throughout the Portland Metro area, creating new and exciting approaches to fundraising. Her expertise as well as experience working with staff and volunteers from all walks of life, brings a solid understanding to the world of fundraising and fundraising auctions.

In her “other life”, Judith is a theater movement and character specialist for local actors, choirs, and the Portland Public Schools. She was a co-founder and member of The Fallen Angel Choir, a Portland based political satire group, and a Regional Arts Commissioned artist in residence. Her passion for theater and the nonprofit sector is evident both on and off the stage of fundraising auctions and events.