Major Gifts Officer

After growing up in Eugene and Los Angeles, Mikki settled in Portland 13 years ago. She caught the fundraising bug while volunteering at TransActive and the YWCA. As Major Gifts Officer, Mikki enjoys meeting and learning about Basic Rights’ amazing supporters and connecting them with our life-changing work. In addition to heading up BRO’s Major Gifts efforts, Mikki is on the grant writing team and oversees the Planned Giving program. A trans woman, she earned her B.A. from UCLA and M.Ed from the U of O, and taught school for several years in Vancouver, WA. Mikki likes 80s Video Dancing, live theater, cats, and economics. (Pronouns: She/Her)