As Development Director, Liz Theaker implements fundraising strategies in the areas of donations and memberships, grants, planned giving, sponsorships, and special events.
Liz Theaker served as Executive Director of the La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum from 2008-2013, where she partnered with donors and grant-making agencies to spearhead a $450,000 restoration of the Historic Gaches Mansion. She holds a BA in English from Western Washington University and an MA in Policy Studies from the University of Washington. She is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), and her background includes five years of U.S. Naval service.
Liz is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE).