Kimberly oversees organizational development, capacity building and financial-management activities and is a key member of our fundraising team. She has more than 25 years’ experience building, growing and reinventing nonprofit organizations. Before joining Free Press, Kimberly served as deputy director of Proteus Fund and executive director of Hilltown Community Development Corp. She has held numerous elected and appointed government and civic positions in Massachusetts. She holds a master’s degree in community economic development from the University of Southern New Hampshire. Kimberly has led the effort to bring broadband to Western Massachusetts and now volunteers as project manager for the construction of a municipal-broadband network. Gardening, kayaking, conjuring up a great dinner party and goofing around with her Irish Setter are all ways Kimberly celebrates each day.