Dara Simmons

Director of Development

Dara brings extensive nonprofit fundraising experience to Cliff Valley School.Dara is a past board chair and volunteer solicitor of the Atlanta Day Shelter for Women and Children. She is also a past board member of the Paideia School, during which time she worked on annual funds, auctions, and several capital campaigns. During her tenure at Cliff Valley, Dara has worked on the annual fund, the auction, and the Campaign for More Cliff Valley. Dara earned a bachelor’s degree in history and English from Emory University and a master’s in history from the University of Michigan. Dara joined Cliff Valley School in 2006.


Email: dsimmons@cliffvalley.org