Director of Development
STAFF + INSTRUCTORS
Amy Knape has been with WMCAT since 2011. She is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) who has worked in print media, association management and nonprofit fundraising. Amy has a strong background in written communications, particularly in grant preparation and donor relations. She graduated from Western Michigan University with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and Journalism. In the community, Amy is a member of the Junior League of Grand Rapids, where she served as president in 2006-07. She is also a former board member for the Association of Fundraising Professionals – West Michigan Chapter.