Jessica Klasinski, Operations Manager
Jessica began her nonprofit career over a decade ago. She has worked with various nonprofits whose missions have ranged from healthcare, arts, to human services. The five focus areas of Women’s Impact Fund are a perfect match for Jessica’s passions.
Born in New York, Jessica moved to Charlotte as a young child and grew up in and around the area. She graduated from UNC Wilmington with a BA in Communication Studies, returning to Charlotte, she worked in the development department at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, launching her nonprofit path. She moved to Southeastern Virginia where she managed the area’s food bank direct mail and social media programs. While in Virginia she also served as executive director for a local literacy based program that assisted low-income and/or homeless children.
Jessica is committed to Women’s Impact Fund and is inspired by the mission and the impact that the organization has in the Charlotte Mecklenburg community.
Kathleen Bambrick Meier, Program Associate
Kathleen Bambrick Meier joined the WIF team in April of 2015. Kathleen has lived all over the United States and now enjoys the theater, live music and wonderful restaurants (and breweries) Charlotte has to offer. She is a proud mom to daughter, Brigid, a Theatre Education major at University of North Carolina-Greensboro. After having worked for many years in documentary film and most recently construction management, Kathleen is excited to be part of Women’s Impact Fund and the great things that we do in the community.