Rosy Gonzalez, Vice President at Northwind Strategies, is a senior strategy and development professional. Her reputation as a strong leader and effective political fundraiser has propelled her into senior management positions in both politics and the private sector. She brings extensive organizing and donor relations experience and a vast network from both the public and private sector.
Prior to her role with Northwind Strategies, Rosy was an independent project management consultant where she oversaw business development, strategic alliances, and community relations for clients.
Rosy has also served as the Finance Director and Political liaison for Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick. In this role she managed TogetherPAC, his political committee, and implemented the Governor’s surrogacy and fundraising efforts on behalf of candidates’ and donors nationwide. In addition, Rosy has worked as the Finance Director for the Massachusetts Democratic Party through the elections for Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Sen. Ed Markey, where she worked closely with senior leadership on strategy and implementation that led to victories on both campaigns; and as the Community Organizing Director and later Finance Director to former Boston At-Large City Councilor, and current Chief of Health and Human Services for the City of Boston, Felix G. Arroyo.
Rosy is a graduate of Simmons College, and of the Arabic Language Institute in Cairo, Egypt. She lives in Boston and currently serves on the Alumni Executive Board of her alma mater, the advising board for Chung Changing Lives, and is active in the Latino community in Boston.