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Kate Bame (VM87)
Director of Advancement

Kate enjoyed an 18 year career at her college Alma Mater, The University of Akron, in the Department of Development where she headed the fundraising programs for the Zips Athletics, the college of business Administration and the Center for Gift and Estate Planning. She also served as a Senior Development Officer at Summa Health System, and most recently as the Vice President of Advancement at the Village of St. Edward in Fairlawn, where she had been a member of the board of directors since 2011.

Kate is an active member of St. Vincent de Paul Parish in Akron along with her daughters Emily and Annie. Both Emily and Annie attend St. vincent de Paul Elementary School.