Stephen comes to the Damien Center after working at Indianapolis Children’s Choir for 11 years. In his previous role, he served as the Senior Director of Marketing, Development, and Alumni Relations. As the Vice President of Donor Relations for Damien Center, Stephen leads the organization on a new path forward with comprehensive fundraising and communication strategies needed to achieve Damien’s goals and mission.
Stephen received his undergraduate degree in music education from Indiana University, Bloomington, a Masters of Public Affairs with a concentration in Nonprofit Management from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and has completed ongoing education at the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. In 2017, CFRE International named Stephen as a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE).
He is excited to combine his passion of working to better the community and his love of fundraising to ensure a better Damien Center experience.