New York, New York
Kate has broad experience in all aspects of fundraising including managing and conducting feasibility and planning studies, managing comprehensive campaigns, conducting development audits and managing complex programs that have enhanced the resource mobilization capabilities of many nonprofits. Additionally, Kate has worked to strengthen nonprofit organizations through strategic planning, community needs assessments and capacity building. Kate has worked across all nonprofit sectors, with a particular focus on human services organizations. Most notably, Kate is working with a social services provider in Selma, Alabama, on a 10-year plan to transform the organization from one that currently serves meals and provides emergency relief services to the extremely poor to a wrap-around service organization, building on current efforts and supplementing those with job training, youth development, housing services, and, in the next five years, a social enterprise linked to the job training program. Additionally, Kate is leading the management of a $100M campaign for a national human services organization, requiring the coordination of several sites throughout North America.
In addition to her consulting experience, Kate is the co-author of The Young and the Relentless: An Original Survey of the Next Generation of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leaders, a signature survey and report regarding the next generation of leaders in the philanthropic sector. In recent years, Kate has served on the Board of Advisors for Nexus; a global community of young philanthropists, social entrepreneurs and change makers, which convenes annually for a global youth summit.
Kate holds a Bachelor of Arts from Fairfield University.