Community Engagement Manager

Brooke Wilzen brings to BEST valuable experience in donor relations and non-profit fundraising. Brooke has worked in the development and fundraising sector since 2008, when she discovered her passion for helping non-profits build strong relationships with the donors who help them to fulfill their missions. Brooke’s experiences range from front-line fundraising, donor stewardship, corporate sponsorship, individual giving, event planning, and communications. Prior to joining BEST, she worked for the American Cancer Society, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute and Gilda’s Club Seattle. Brooke holds a B.A. degree in Public Relations from Gonzaga University. Brooke is also an avid equestrian and enjoys spending time with her family in Seattle.