Chief Community Engagement Officer, Michigan Women’s Foundation
Margaret Tallet is the chief community engagement officer of the Michigan Women’s Foundation and principal of Peg Tallet Strategic Consulting. She has a celebrated history of successful fundraising throughout the region with more than $150 million in funds having been raised under her leadership at a number of organizations.
Tallet previously served as the chief external relations officer at the Detroit Zoo, senior director of institutional advancement at The Henry Ford and as the president of the Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts, where she oversaw the Detroit International Jazz Festival – the nation’s largest free music event. She has a master’s degree with a concentration in arts and nonprofit management from State University of New York at Bingham.