PFund Foundation will continue the work as a vital resource and community builder for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and allied communities by providing grants and scholarships, developing leaders and inspiring giving. PFund Foundation’s mission is important, and we cannot rest.
Aaron comes into this role with more than 10 years of non-profit development experience, having raised millions of dollars for a number of LGBTQ and social justice organizations around the Twin Cities. He is currently serving as PFund Foundation’s Director of Development.
Previously, Aaron has provided leadership during transition as the Interim Executive Director of the Red Ribbon Ride and supported the expansion of grant and individual funding at organizations such as Domestic Abuse Project, Family Tree Clinic, and Twin Cities Public Television. He currently serves as a board member of Twin Cities Quorum, North Star Roller Derby, and CloseKnit as Board Chair. He is active in the LGBTQ community, has received his MA in Philanthropy and Development from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, and was born and raised in the upper Midwest.
In an effort to preserve continuity, organizational knowledge, and strong relationships, the Board quickly came to the decision of bringing Aaron into this role. The strengths of the organization will remain our focus and we will continue to build on our Elevated Priorities, provide scholarships LGBTQIA individuals across the lifespan and further expand our Better Outcomes Initiative.