Kelly Shanafelt

  • 20 years non-profit management and fundraising experience for organizations including Big Brothers Big Sisters, Warren Wilson College, MAHEC, Asheville Community Theatre, and The Health Adventure
  • Served as Executive Director of the Friends of the WNC Nature Center, where she oversaw an 84% increase in annual revenue and 180% growth in staff and programs
  • Over a decade of prospect research and grant writing experience.
  • Leadership Asheville Class 33 (2014-2015)
  • Member, Board of Directors, Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre (2014-2016)
  • Member, Board of Directors, Children & Friends Enrichment Center (2012-2014)
  • Member, Board of Directors, Parkway Playhouse (2008-2009)
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