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Since 2017, Jill has been working alongside Program Managers, Board of Directors, Volunteers, Funders and Community Partners to implement program goals and objectives, plan and oversee events designed to increase the visibility of Wings for Success in the communities we serve. Jill oversees operations for the Frazer & Kennett Square offices, where staff and volunteers provide advice, apparel and advocacy to women as they meet the challenges of obtaining and sustaining viable employment. Jill’s role as the Executive Director is to cast a vision for the future, manage the staff, oversee fundraising efforts, support the Board’s strategic plan, and continue making a positive difference in the lives of the women we support. Jill had previously served as a Major Donor Development officer for two national non-profits; one headquartered in Silicon Valley and the other in Colorado Springs. She is an ordained minister with degrees from Philadelphia Biblical University, as well as her certification in Organizational Leadership from Wharton School of Business and is currently active in their Executive Education.
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Program Manager – Kennett Square
Kelly came to us from one of our referral partners, Maternal and Child Health Consortium (MCHC), where her experience in leadership, advocacy, community outreach and social media engagement serves as a strong asset to the team at Wings for Success. Her bilingual English/Spanish communication skills allows her to connect with the Spanish speaking women in Southern Chester County that benefit from our services. Talented in the creation of promotional materials, online marketing, and presentation templates, Kelly has the ability to utilize marketing tools to reach new partners and clients in the community. In addition to Kelly’s professional and academic experiences, her background in managing interns and volunteers has given her a dynamic skill set to effectively build upon and lead our amazing team of volunteers!
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Program Manager – Frazer
Martina has been part of the Wings family since 2018 when she joined the Frazer location as a Donation Day volunteer (The Saturday Sisters) and became a member of the Workshop Committee. At the time, Martina was also interested in being a personal stylist but was working full-time and was not available on weekday mornings. Martina joins Wings with 20 years of corporate experience working for multiple global research organizations in the US and Europe, managing large international projects for a variety of clients which included Think Tanks, Foundations and Fortune 100 companies. In addition to volunteering at Wings for Success, Martina is an active volunteer with Czech and Slovak Heritage Association in Philadelphia (since 2006) and Commenium School (since 2010). Martina holds a Master’s Degree in Marketing Management and speaks multiple languages. Martina’s role at Wings as the Frazer Program Manager includes scheduling dressing appointments, volunteer recruitment and communication, ensuring strong community partnerships and client outreach.
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Communications Specialist (December 2016-July 2021)
Update: Laura retired from Wings at the end of July 2021. Laura may be leaving her position at Wings, but we are grateful that she will continue being a part of our Wings family.
Laura joined Wings in December 2016 as their Client Care Specialist through Monarch Staffing. She initially assisted in maintaining Wings’ contact & client databases, donor acknowledgements and year-end reporting, but her role soon expanded to assist Wings’ growing needs including managing our fundraising event registration, on-site event silent auction and website maintenance. Laura helped to manage a new website conversion for Wings and continues to act as a liaison for our IT support needs. Laura was excited to join the Wings team as an employee in January 2019 as their Communications Specialist. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce Co-op degree from Dalhousie University and brings a diverse background in customer service, event planning and knowledge of a variety of database and software programs.
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