President and CEO
Colleen Knight is an expert the areas of nonprofit regulations and operations, with over 25 years’ experience as a nonprofit director. She has been CEO of the Community Foundation since February 1998. During her tenure the Community Foundation has grown from a one-person office with just under $2 million in assets to over $7 million in assets with team of professional staff.
Program & Donor Relations
Erica works under the Director to develop and implement donor retention strategies, communications with donors, professional advisors, and other constituents. She is also responsible for communications to and from grantees, committees and volunteers. She investigates and evaluates grant proposals (including scholarships) within approved policies and procedures; coordinates membership activities of the Branch County Community Network and assists with implementations of BCCF initiatives within the community.