Kaitlyn Winterbottom

Director of Development, Major Gifts
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Kaitlyn strengthens Horizons National’s relationship with philanthropic individuals.  She specializes in identifying constituents and connecting them to an organization through visits, written outreach, and events.  Prior to joining Horizons National, Kaitlyn spent 12 years in higher education fundraising, in both institutional and individual giving.  She has experience in grant writing, securing a $600,000 gift for scholarship to Fairfield University’s School of Nursing. In addition, she has conceptualized and launched targeted campaigns, raising $40,000 to provide stethoscopes for all members of the Temple School of Medicine’s class of 2018.  Most recently, she was a member of the development department at Yale University, her alma mater, where she raised over $4 million from individual donors.  Kaitlyn holds a B.A. in English from Yale and an M.A. in American Studies from Fairfield University.