Valerie Kines

  • Washington NC


20 years’ experience in both non-profit and private sector organizations, with a strong background in development, fundraising, community collaboration, and logistical operations.

Work History

Work History
2014 - Jun 2015

Logistics Administrator

Wellspring Living

Established updated vendor and contractor list

Oversaw the completion of numerous facility management projects

Assisted in organizational-wide work plans and projects

Managed program donations, volunteer days, and volunteer on-site events

Collaborated with site Volunteer Coordinators to create itineraries and calendar of needs and/or service opportunities

Maintained essential online accounts and documentation for programs

Assisted CFO and Program Coordinator with administrative needs including, but not limited to, office management, research, and accounting tasks

Represented organization at community meetings and events

2012 - Oct 2014

Office Manager

Community Outreach Program

 Oversight of administrative aspects in office

Developed all marketing and print

Handled all scheduling for facility and Director

Provided volunteer management and recruitment

Served as liaison for the program in community events and planning

Performed all human resource functions and support

Scheduled and assigned tasks to volunteers and employees

Helped coordinate and ensure best data for key initiatives, newsletter mailings, annual fund events(direct mail, email blasts, phonathons, etc.), and related activities

2007 - Oct 2014

Account Specialist

Oscar Group, LLC

Played a key role in the coordination and planning for fundraising and PR events

Prioritized donor information and maintained online donor database

Developed script for company website

Assisted in administering and planning special programs

Recruited and trained volunteers

Coordinated and planned events of 50-300 attendees, where I negotiated with vendors and exceeded the fundraising goal by 75%

2005 - 2007

Executive Director

Brentwood Buddies

Handled all office managerial activities, including: human resources, staff training, payroll, accounting, and social services billing

Functioned as primary liaison to parents and ensured a consistently positive customer experience

Created financial and administrative reports for participation in monthly board meetings

Identified and ensured proper coverage for areas/operations that needed employee and volunteer support

Earned a reputation for maintaining a positive attitude and producing high-quality work

Provided tutoring and encouraged skill-building for students

2002 - 2003


Kids' Stop Learning Center

Directed family seminars/workshops

Coordinated community and health resources

Supervised Parent/Teacher meetings and developed parental education library

Prepared Resource Coordinator Reports and health resource forms for the Office of School Readiness

2001 - 2002

Direct Care Therapist

Children's Center

Assessed and documented resident behavior and progress

Implemented behavior modification and rehabilitation programs

Provided mentoring and guidance designed to enhance personal and social strengths for residents

Supervised on-campus visits with residents and visitors





Political Science with emphasis in Politics and Public Policy




Political Science