Submitted by Boys & Girls Clubs of Thurston County
Boys & Girls Clubs of Thurston County has hired Katya Miltimore as the new Resource Development Director.
“Katya is an inspiring new member of our team. Her reputation as a talented fundraiser and her experience working to support youth programs make her the perfect person to help move the Clubs’ mission forward. We couldn’t be more excited to have her aboard!” – Joe Ingoglia, CEO
Katya joins the team at Boys & Girls Clubs of Thurston County after two and a half years as the Development Manager at South Puget Sound Community College Foundation. In addition to her experience with fundraising at the community college, Katya has raised funds on behalf of Madison Elementary School for a variety of programs, as well as the Madison Playground capital project. She is a member of West Olympia Rotary Club and South Sound Partners for Philanthropy, serving on the Boards of both organizations. She is also a Board member of the Olympia School District Education Foundation, and chairs the annual Expanding Your Horizons conference – a math and science event for middle school girls. Katya is passionate about serving and supporting youth in Thurston County through quality programs like the ones at the Boys & Girls Clubs.
Katya is a native of St. Petersburg, Russia, but has called the United States home since 1999 and has lived in Olympia with her husband Michael and two daughters for the past seven years. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Evergreen State College.
“Boys & Girls Clubs of Thurston County has an incredible reputation. The quality of their programs, accessibility to all families, and the support of the greater community, all speak to it as an outstanding organization, and it is a privilege to join this team,” says Katya.