Katie Dolan is a program assistant at Arabella. In this role, she provides financial, administrative, and operational support to hosted projects at the New Venture Fund, Hopewell Fund, and Windward Fund, all 501(c)(3) public charities, and the Sixteen Thirty Fund, a 501(c)(4) social welfare organization. Katie’s portfolio focuses on state-based organizing, climate conservation, and workplace equality.
In 2018, Katie graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park, with a BS in public health. While in school, she was involved in several civic engagement groups, studied abroad in Nicaragua, and worked at a local yoga studio. Additionally, as an undergraduate assistant in the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship, Katie helped launch the Ladies First women in business initiative, and served on the planning team for the Do Good Challenge, a campus-wide philanthropy competition hosted by the university’s Do Good Institute. In college, Katie also interned at the Obama Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and for Senator Kirsten Gillibrand. Katie is originally from Rhode Island.