Lereca Monik
     Senior Director of Major Gifts
     Board Member 




Lereca Monik is the Sr. Director of Major Gifts where she provides leadership, strategic planning, and oversight of agency relationships to secure philanthropic support. After earning both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Texas Southern University, Lereca began a successful decade-long career in fund development- securing more than $50 million in revenue and counting.  

In addition to her professional endeavors, Lereca continues to give back to the community as a member of River Oaks Baptist School Diversity & Community Committee Leadership Team, and as the 2020 Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access Chair, of the Association of Fundraising Professional Greater Houston Chapter.  She also serves as an Ambassador and subject matter expert for several business associations.  

 Lereca is a mentor, coach, and workshop facilitator at The Rice Center of Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership, a member of Lakewood Church and is the proud mother of LeReine. She enjoys yoga, reading, and  helping others achieve their personal and professional success goals by helping others believe in the power of using Love Moments to achieve impact in their communities.