The Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundations welcomed Mai-Anh Kapanke as Associate Vice President of Philanthropic Services.
Kapanke joins the philanthropic services team with more than 24 years of experience in nonprofit management, fundraising, donor relations, and communications. Kapanke most recently served as executive director of The Sanneh Foundation, a charitable organization serving youth and families on Saint Paul’s East Side and throughout the state. Prior to that position, Kapanke spent 13 years as the executive director of MENTOR Minnesota, a network of 200 youth mentoring programs.
“We are thrilled to have Mai-Anh join the philanthropic services team at the Foundations,” said Jeremy Wells, Senior Vice President of Philanthropic Services. “She brings a wealth of experience and will be an incredible asset to the organization, our fund holders, and our many community partners.”
“I am humbled and excited to join the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundations, an organization that is deeply invested in shining a light on individuals and communities and providing opportunities for both to do their best, be their best and show up for others.” – Mai-Ahn Kapanke
CohenTaylor Executive Search Services was pleased to partner with the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundations on their search. Founded in Saint Paul in 1940, the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundations is Minnesota’s largest community foundation and the partner of choice for thousands of donors, professional advisors, nonprofits and community organizations. The Foundations support more than 2,000 charitable organizations and donor funds and manage nearly $1.5 billion in assets, including F.R. Bigelow Foundation and Mardag Foundation.