GivingData is pleased to welcome Kim Blanchard as Senior Project Manager in the Client Services team.

GivingData - Kim BlanchardWith Kim’s hire, GivingData adds another seasoned foundation veteran to the company, further strengthening its foundation expertise. “Our clients appreciate the deep knowledge of the philanthropic sector that our consultants contribute to their projects,” said Roberto Cremonini, Senior Partner. “Kim brings not only knowledge but also many years of senior-level experience.”

Prior to joining GivingData, Kim was Director of Grants Management at Wellspring Advisors where she implemented and oversaw all grantmaking processes and worked closely with both operations and program staff. Before Wellspring Advisors, Kim worked in the development department of Columbia Law School. She also served as the Database Coordinator for Individual Giving at American Ballet Theatre.

Kim was a member of the PEAK/Grants Managers Network affinity group and served on the editorial board of GMNsight (a professional journal for grants managers and the philanthropy field). Additionally, she was on the steering committee of the International Grantmakers Network coordinated by Philanthropy New York, as well as the International Grants Operations working group, hosted by the International Human Rights Funders Group.

Kim holds a BA in Communications and Sociology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and a professional certificate in Grantmaking and Foundations from New York University.