Sara Kinser

Corporate and Foundation Giving Manager

Sara is the Corporate and Foundation Giving Manager at AWP. Sara has worked in Higher Education for the past 13 years and looks forward to gaining experience in the nonprofit sector.

Prior to joining AWP, she worked as an Assistant Director of Development in the College of Education at Washington State University (WSU). In this role, she cultivated strategic business relationships with individual donors, corporations, and foundations for support of the College of Education and WSU. Before that, Sara worked as a Grant and Contract Supervisor in the Office of Grant & Research Development at WSU. In this position, she was responsible for building relationships with federal agencies, corporations, and foundations, while also reviewing and submitting proposals on behalf of the faculty at WSU.

Sara graduated from WSU with a B.A. in Foreign Languages (emphasis in Spanish). She enjoys practicing her Spanish, reading, singing, and getting down on the dance floor. In the fall, she greatly enjoys watching WSU Cougar football with friends.