Executive Team

Kristen Barbarics

Director of Development
San Francisco, CA

Kristen has 20+ years of fundraising and management experience in the nonprofit sector, within the fields of higher education, health, and social justice. She has held senior leadership positions at several institutions, including Habitat for Humanity, UCSF Health, and Harvard University. She has a passion for helping nonprofits elevate their brand visibility, achieve maximum program impact, build relationships, and expand their capacity to secure transformative philanthropic support. Kristen earned a BA from Boston University, an EdM from Harvard University, and an MBA from Simmons University. She also studied literature and history at Oxford University. She serves in a volunteer capacity as a member on the Executive Board of Pierreā€™s Birthday Fund, a nonprofit dedicated to positively shaping the experience of hospitalized children who are undergoing care for life threatening illnesses.

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