Kate Borghgraef

Development Associate, Data Management

As Development Associate, Kate manages CNT’s donor database to ensure accurate solicitation for, processing and recognition of, and reporting on charitable giving. She also collaborates with program staff to build objects, workflows, reports, and more to suit their projects' needs. She prepares newsletter communications and social media content, plans special events, and serves as staff liaison for CNT’s Young Innovators.

Prior to CNT, Kate spent several years fundraising in social services and higher education.

Outside of work, she volunteers her time with several live music promoters and leads environmental clean-up projects. She is passionate about architecture, travel, and biking.

Kate holds a Bachelor of Arts in Art History from Columbia College Chicago and a certificate in Chinese Studies from Xi’an International University.