TITLE: Executive Director
FOCUS AREAS: Women & girls, poverty, education, financial literacy
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PROFILE: Kelly Dolan is the executive director of the Atlanta Women’s Foundation, a role she has held since July 2013. She was previously the executive director of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Georgia Chapter, the executive director of Susan G. Komen for the Cure Greater Atlanta, and president of Kelly Dolan Communications.
Her foundation bio shares:
Kelly Dolan brings over twenty-five years of experience in fundraising, marketing, event planning and non-profit management to her position as Executive Director of The Atlanta Women’s Foundation. A native of Chicago, Kelly began her career at Leo Burnett, the world’s largest advertising agency. After relocating to Atlanta, she worked in marketing and public relations for Macy’s and Wemmers Communications. She then joined Egleston Children’s Health Care System where she became the head of marketing and was part of the executive team that oversaw the merger between Egleston and Scottish Rite as they combined and became Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
Kelly continued her career in non-profit management Vice-President of Marketing for Central Atlanta Progress where she created marketing programs for downtown Atlanta. She became the Executive Director of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Greater Atlanta Affiliate, the largest breast cancer organization in the state. She was then named the Executive Director for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Georgia Chapter managing the statewide organization before accepting her role with The Atlanta Women’s Foundation. An active community volunteer, Kelly is a member of the Junior League of Atlanta Community Advisory Board, the Women’s Community Leadership Alliance and the Association of Fundraising Professionals.