• “I can’t even begin to tell you how much I enjoy seeing you work ……I feel as if I’m sitting in a Master Class and it’s very exciting to see the pieces coming together.”

    – College Administrator and Faculty

  • “I am in awe of you and thankful that you are helping us build capacity.”

    – College President

  • “Kathy, thank you for everything. The leap of faith is easier to make thanks to you.”

    – Independent School, Head of School

  • “In an environment where philanthropy was not a priority and not well understood …the participation in our first two annual campaigns hovered around 98%. An extraordinary success! Kathy…is incredibly smart, has extraordinary instinct and is tenacious and determined.”

    – Independent School, Head of School

  • “Kathy…inspired our community to reach beyond where they thought they could go. …She helped the Lycée set, meet and exceed every stretch goal. Her energy, passion and desire…make her exceptional!

    – Independent School, Board Member

  • “Kathy, it is remarkable to see the building standing. I’m quite confident it wouldn’t have happened without your energy and leadership.”

    – Independent School, Board Member

  • “Kathy’s…good at listening to us and synthesizing everything in to a plan. I really like that she is so hands-on. She prods us along with finesse.”

    – Foundation Executive Director

  • “We went way above and beyond where our fundraising efforts ever have been. With your guidance we have laid the groundwork for the future.”

    – Independent School Board Member

  • “Kathy knows how to work around any objection. She is well-received by volunteers, staff and community members…”

    – Agency Executive Director

  • “We hired K2 to evaluate our capacity for a capital campaign. Kathy quickly assessed that we needed to first focus on growing our annual fund. Over a two-month period, she worked with the development department, CEO and board…We more than doubled our annual fund results from the previous year and brought in 80 new parent volunteers.”

    – Independent School Director of Advancement

  • “K2’s report launched a whole new development program, quadrupling the number of volunteers involved in fundraising, giving us the results we envisioned. Kathy assisted us in the recruitment of a new Director of Development who picked up the program that she helped our foundation establish. Kathy and K2 have lived up to every expectation. She is very professional, extremely knowledgeable, organized and effective with both staff and board members.”

    – CEO of Medical Specialty Association

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    • YMCA of Southeast Ventura County
    • YMCA of the USA
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      • Girl Scouts of Connecticut
      • Jewish Community Centers of Metropolitan Chicago
      • Lakefront Supportive Housing


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      • Institute for Diversity in Healthcare Management
      • Northwestern Memorial Hospital


      • Environment
      • TreePeople
      • Water Foundation


      • Arts & Culture
      • BroadStage

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