NATIFS Nonprofit Consultant
Kate brings her three decades of fundraising and nonprofit organization management experience to her work with NATIFS, where she has been involved in nearly every aspect of organizational development, fundraising and programming since 2018. She currently serves as President of Weidman Worldwide, a fundraising consulting firm in MN focused on social and environmental justice. Prior to that, Kate worked for 23 years at the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy as Vice President for Development, specializing in fundraising for food system and trade policy reform nationally and internationally. Kate is an excellent matchmaker, researcher, connector and creative problem solver. She has particular talent in understanding and managing complex situations and relationships. Kate has a B.A. in Sociology from Augsburg College and a Masters in Public Administration, Nonprofit Management from Hamline University.