Kathleen Hampton, National Director of Donor Relations

kathleen-hamptonLook up the words determined and persistent and you might find Kathleen Hampton’s name listed.  Kathleen never turns away from a challenge and has continued to cultivate strong business relationships with donors to ensure they feel confident that their support is appreciated and invested wisely.

Kathleen brings over 20 years of experience from the public and private sectors in retail and advertising sales and fundraising for several public policy not-for-profit organizations in Florida.  As the national director of donor relations, Kathleen will maximize the financial gift support to the Franklin Center through contributions from individuals, corporations, and foundations and communicate regularly with donors about the projects and achievements of the Franklin Center.

Kathleen’s past positions include executive director of the Prudential Productivity Awards and vice president of development at Florida TaxWatch.  Prior to working at TaxWatch, she coordinated the meeting agenda, background material, and public relations for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, a state government agency.

When she has free time, she volunteers with Triple R Horse Rescue, a not-for-profit that rescues abused and neglected horses, raising funds to help with the cost of feeding and caring for these precious animals.

Kathleen lives in Tallahassee, Florida with her husband, Cody, and is the proud mother of two grown daughters.  She can be reached at [email protected], office 571-384-2089 or mobile 850-491-4706.  Connect with her on LinkedIn.