Stefanie Dziedzic, MS, CFRE

Vice President of Development

Stefanie Dziedzic (pronounced “DEE-ZIC”) is a dynamic agent of change with more than 2 decades of experience leading nonprofit healthcare and human services organizations. She’s raised millions of dollars in support for mission-driven organizations tackling some of society’s most complex issues. Her past mission focuses include crisis pregnancy counseling, newborn and infant adoption, organ and tissue donation and transplantation, and access to dental care for the under and uninsured. She has been an integral contributor to building brand awareness, driving operational growth, and advocates powerfully for the organizations that she helps lead.

Stefanie earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Northern Illinois University (DeKalb, IL – 1997) in History and Political Science, a Master of Science degree in Thanatology from Marian University (Fond Du Lac, WI – 2015), and has achieve her Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) credentials from the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) in 2022. She resides in Chicago, IL with her husband of 25 years and their two sons. She is a voracious reader, decent golfer, and a passionate hockey fan.