Gisele Gauthier has over 30 years of experience in a variety of fields including affordable housing real estate development, events management and catering, business ministration and technology. She is an experienced grant writer and project manager with particular interest in process and detail. She currently serves on the board of a local nonprofit serving children with autism and has been president of the board of trustees for her church. Gisele also volunteers at WE CAN, a local women’s empowerment nonprofit working on various special project. After many years of cultivating her professional career, Gisele return to college in 1999 to realize the dream of earning her bachelor’s degree at Wellesley College, where she studied international political economy with a particular focus of poverty and women’s issues. She enjoys traveling around the world and has had recent visits to Germany, England, India, Ghana, and Morocco. she lives on Cape Cod with her husband, Peter and two cats, Maya Angelou and Angus (Gus) Young.