Kristel Jacobson brings over 12 years of non-profit experience in the health care sector. Working both within and as a consultant for over fifteen health-focused organizations, Kristel has used her knowledge to advance community engagement, fundraising platforms, and digital strategy. She believes that community is the core of an organization and strives to create people-focused programs.
Kristel has over 150 campaigns and events to her credit including signature series run/walks, urban rappels, benefit concerts, golf tournaments, galas, hill days, conferences, virtual fundraisers, annual appeals, give days, and more. Most recently, Kristel served as Manager, Special Events at the National CMV Foundation.
Kristel holds a BA in English from Virginia Tech. She lives in Minneapolis, MN with her wife, Candice, and two fur children, Noah and Kaia.