Karlyn joined the Center in 2015 and is responsible for major gifts fundraising in the western states of the U.S., engaging and building relationships with donors and prospects for support of the Center’s work.
Karlyn came from the largest Planned Parenthood affiliate in the country where she spent five years as Director of Development. While there, she achieved significant growth in the individual gifts program, which was her primary focus. She has more than 30 years of experience in development, and has especially enjoyed several positions that were created specifically to establish a new development program or to take an established program to a new level.
Karlyn holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Master of Arts in history.