Senior Director of Research and Prospect Management
Kristen Meierhoff is a well-rounded fundraising professional with an ability to proactively identify, research and strategically manage prospects and donors, formerly as a frontline fundraiser and most recently with a prospect Management and research skill set. This is evidenced through gift closure rates, the development of positive and productive relationships and a high level of confidence and trust, both with donors and major gift officers alike.
Most recently, Kristen was a Prospect Manager and Portfolio Analyst with the Kansas State University Foundation. In this role, Kristen served as a guide to cultivation and solicitation strategies for the Kansas State University Foundation’s leadership and fundraisers, as well as appropriate and strategic donor/development officer assignment. Other former positions include Advancement Services Manager at Pikes Peak Community College, Director of Institutional Giving at Fountain Valley School of Colorado, and Development Associate for the Catholic Diocese of Southern New Mexico.
Kristen holds a Bachelors of Arts in Anthropology from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, and is currently a MPA (Masters of Public Administration) Candidate from the same institution. Kristen and her family live in Avon, Indiana.