Kate Dehmer enjoys building relationships with MPR members and helping them choose how they would like to support MPR’s services. Before becoming a Major and Planned Giving Officer Kate worked on the MPR Development team for four years, providing research support. Kate has worked for several nonprofits as a fundraising professional including Camp Fire Minnesota, The Freddie Krivine Foundation, Nonviolent Peaceforce and the Council on American-Islamic Relations. Passionate about peace and justice she holds an master’s degree in Conflict Mediation from the University of Haifa-Israel and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota. Outside the office you’ll find Kate cooking gluten-free food, playing tennis or visiting her niece and nephew.