Membership Development Director
With more than 20 years in association and non-profit management, Kris will be responsible for membership engagement, retention and new business development. For the past eight years she led the statewide development efforts at Easter Seals Wisconsin in the areas of fundraising and events, donor stewardship, and board development. She has extensive experience planning events and implementing new fundraising initiatives. Kris also spent a few years in Minnesota as the Special Events Coordinator for Summit Academy OIC in North Minneapolis. The bulk of her career was spent as the Director of Donor Relations and Events for the National Credit Union Foundation, working with credit unions on a national level for 12 years. She is proud to be a Credit Union Development Educator, where she learned critical lessons in cooperative principles, credit union philosophy and international development issues.
Kris is based in Cooperative Network's Madison office.