Katie Leisner


Katie joined Access Living as the Development Associate – Events & Major Gifts Specialist in 2020. In her role she tracks donor giving, supports special events, and happily speaks with donors about all things giving-related.

Katie worked has in various positions in nonprofit fundraising since 2005. She is an active member of the Chicago Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. She hails from Skokie, IL, and has lived in Chicago for more than 15 years. She graduated from the University of Dayton where she studied human rights, German, and international studies. When not in the office, Katie enjoys riding her bicycle and tending to her window garden.