GROW Announces New Volunteer + Events Marketing Coordinator, Kristin Revere

Additional staff changes also announced  

GROW is pleased to announce that Kristin Revere has accepted the position of Volunteer + Events Marketing Coordinator. Revere brings more than 20 years’ experience in sales and fundraising, event planning, and marketing to the GROW team. She is also a co-owner of a small business, Gold Coast Doulas. Prior to joining GROW, Revere served as a Vice President of Vanguard Public Affairs.

“Kristin is uniquely qualified for this role because of her professional experience and because she is an entrepreneur. She certainly understands our audience and our mission to help women find success,” said Bonnie Nawara, Chief Executive Officer of GROW. “We were thoroughly impressed with her commitment to helping women advance their lives personally and professionally. She is a wonderful addition to our team.”

“Empowering women has been a central theme of my life’s work. I feel fortunate to be able to carry this forward through my new role at GROW.  I am a long-time fan of this organization and am thrilled to join the staff,” added Revere. “I have my sights set on building GROW’s network of volunteers and mentors. I’m also looking forward to helping our team deepen relationships with our supporters and increase our sustainability.”

Revere’s accolades include:

  • Named a Top Women Owned Business in 2017 by Grand Rapids Business Journal
  • Recognized as one of the 50 Most Influential Women in West Michigan in 2016 by Grand Rapids Business Journal
  • Four-time recipient of Grand Rapids Business Journal’s Top 40 Under Forty Award
  • Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce Athena Young Professional Finalist in 2010, 2011 and 2012

GROW is also pleased to announce that Jessica Hertenstein has been promoted to Program Assistant and Keasha Jones is joining the staff as Administrative Assistant.

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