Kristin Hettich, Alphawood Foundation

TITLE:  Program Officer

FOCUS AREAS: Advocacy, archaeology, architecture and preservation, arts, arts education, domestic violence

CONTACT:  773-687-7685, khettich@alphawood.org

PROFILE: Kristin Hettich was promoted to the role of program officer at the Alphawood Foundation in May 2015. Upon that announcement, the foundation shared the following information about her:

Kristin joined Alphawood in December of 2012 as a Grants Management Assistant.  Prior to joining the Foundation, she held a variety of positions in the non-profit sector, including an eight year tenure at the Golden Apple Foundation where she served as a Program Assistant, Associate Director of Development, and Program Coordinator.  Kristin also spent time as an AmeriCorps volunteer, Peace Corps volunteer, and intern with the Chicago Park District.  She holds a B.A. in International Studies and an M.S. in Forest Ecology.

She has been a member of Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy.