Lucia Yoo

Chief of Staff

  • Tel: (212) 688-8671 ext. 221

Lucia joined the Ellig Group as Chief of Staff in January 2024, bringing with her a wealth of experience and a proven track record in nonprofit leadership and event management. In her role, she is instrumental in aligning organizational goals, enhancing operational efficiency, and providing vital support to our Chief Executive Officer.

Before joining Ellig Group, Lucia dedicated over a decade to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BRCF), the world’s largest private funder of breast cancer research. There, she excelled as the Director of the President & CEO’s office, facilitating key communications between the board, donors, and staff, and enhancing executive operations. Earlier, as Associate Director of Development and Special Events, she spearheaded numerous successful fundraising initiatives.

Lucia’s extensive background in the nonprofit sector is complemented by her experience at three esteemed New York City institutions: the American Museum of Natural History, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, where she worked in corporate relations and sponsorship.

Lucia holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Columbia University’s School of International And Public Affairs and a Bachelor’s Degree in History from New York University. Lucia’s comprehensive background and dynamic leadership style make her a valuable addition to the Ellig Group team.