Keelie is an accomplished fundraiser, having worked with several nonprofits to increase their annual budget through successful individual giving campaigns and event programming. As the Leadership Gifts Officer, Keelie plays an important role in Roosevelt’s Office of Institutional Advancement — building lasting and meaningful relationships with the many individuals who enhance Roosevelt’s legacy through their financial support to the institution.
Keelie earned a bachelor's in international studies from the University of Iowa. Her passion for community organizing led her to further her education by completing a Master of Nonprofit Administration at North Park University.
>Outside of work, Keelie enjoys taking long walks through the park with her dog, exploring new neighborhoods, and checking out the many street murals around Chicago. She is a member of AFP (Association of Fundraising Professionals) Chicago’s Continuous Learning Council and serves as the President of ALIVE Rescue’s Associate Board.