Prior to joining the MacArthur Foundation, Chelsey was in private practice with the law firm of Horwood Marcus and Berk, specializing in private equity, venture capital, and other corporate matters. Chelsey was also a part of the firm’s Philanthropy, Social Impact and Investment subgroup, where she assisted foundations, family offices and philanthropic individuals on a variety of impact investment transactions.
Chelsey is currently on the advisory board for the Family Foundation Advisor periodical and the auxiliary board for the Juvenile Protective Association.
Chelsey received her J.D. From the University of Miami School of Law and has a bachelor degree in Finance from Michigan State University.