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Cathy Yi

Vice President, Development

Cathy directs the foundation and corporate relations program at American Rivers. She is responsible for strategy, coordination with program staff, and management of the organization’s foundation and corporate portfolios.

Cathy joined American Rivers in January 2014. Prior to that she worked for Grameen Foundation as the Director of Institutional Relations. She has also worked at The Nature Conservancy and Conservation International and has more than 18 years of experience in nonprofit resource development with community-based, national and international organizations.

Education: B.A. in English Literature and Art History from James Madison University

Favorite River: Skagit River