Serving fundraising professionals in Alaska, British Columbia, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming


About Us

Welcome to Apra-NW

We are a group of fundraising professionals dedicated to meeting the data and information needs of the nonprofit community. Advancement researchers collect, evaluate, analyze, organize, package and disseminate publicly available information in a way that maximizes its usefulness and enables accurate and educated decision-making.

2017 Apra-NW Board Members
Board members serve a two-year term. We welcome your comments, suggestions, and ideas.
(click on a name for their email)


Kris Hunt (2016-2018)

Director of Research

Oregon State University—Corvallis, OR


Vice President and Treasurer

Lindsay Evans (2017-2019)

Research Strategist

University of Washington—Seattle, WA



Kim Ositis (2017-2019)

Development Research Manager

Seattle Opera--Seattle, WA


Membership Chair

Anna-Liisa Little (2016-2018)

Prospect Researcher

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center—Seattle, WA

Mentorship Chair

Krista Berg (2016-2018)

Prospect Management Strategist

University of Washington—Seattle, WA


Programming Chair

Lara Arlen-Wier (2017-2019)


Self Employed--Portland, OR



Alexa Makhani (2016-2018)

Prospect Research Analyst

Washington State University—Pullman, WA


Conference Chair

 Rachel Siegfried  (2017-2018)

Prospect Management Analyst

Oregon Health & Science University Foundation--Portland, OR




Regional Representatives
Regional representatives work with the board to coordinate Apra-NW events and encourage local participation and membership in areas outside the Seattle and Portland hubs of our chapter. If you are interested in becoming a regional representative, contact the Apra-NW Board President.

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