President, Pleiades Nonprofit Advisors, LLC
Kimberly is a national award-winning leader in fund development and gift planning. Kimberly excels in developing and executing strategic plans and strategies that have exceeded goals every year at each agency where she has served.
Recently, she has returned to the consulting world as President of Pleiades Nonprofit Advisors, where she helps her clients navigate and excel in gift planning and other fundraising initiatives. From 2020 to 2022, Kimberly served as President and Executive Director of the Orange Catholic Foundation and lead the foundation into a new era of fundraising and programs. Prior to Kimberly's time at OCF, she worked in development for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and the Archdiocese Denver.
During Kimberly's tenure at the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, she designed and implemented a flagship program for Estate Planning Seminars which greatly benefited the parishes and schools. In the first 5 years, this program has helped raise over $110 million for these ministries.
Kimberly holds a CFRE certification, a Masters in Nonprofit Management from Regis University and a BA in Political Science from the University of Arizona. Kimberly also served in the Colorado Army National Guard. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Los Angeles Counsel of Charitable Giving Planners and on the Board of Catholic Big Brothers Big Sisters Los Angeles.