Get To Know — Kristi Perry, Development Services Officer


What is your role at the Catholic Community Foundation?

As the Development Services Officer and I work closely with both the Development and Finance teams on a variety of projects and programs related to scholarships, funds, gifts, donor stewardship, process development, data integrity, etc.

How long have you worked with the Catholic Community Foundation?

I recently celebrated my one-year anniversary with the Catholic Community Foundation on August 14th.

What is your favorite part of your career with the Catholic Community Foundation? 

I enjoy being part of a faith-based mission and programs that have a profound impact on our Catholic community. We also have a wonderful team — everyone is so supportive, talented and we get along really well.

What has been the most impactful project or moment you’ve experienced while working at the Catholic Community Foundation? 

In my position, I am fortunate to be able to collaborate with each of my colleagues on different projects and programs. Through these efforts, we connect on both a professional and personal level and drive success toward the mission of the Foundation.

Is there an event or project coming up that you’re looking forward to? Why? 

I have really enjoyed becoming more involved in our Christian Service Awards Program. It is gratifying to know that the scholarships provided inspire the future generation of leaders and philanthropists.