BRIAN STARR

BRIAN STARR

BRIAN STARR

Director, Inspired Engagements - YWCA, USA | Director, Inspired Engagements - YWCA, USA

Brian is the Director of Inspired Engagement at YWCA Metropolitan Chicago. In his role, he has led efforts to create and grow sustainable individual and corporate partnerships. Brian has implemented cultivation strategies leading to long term sustainable donor engagement and corporate partnerships. He leverages donor philanthropic objectives to organizational priorities, creating mutually beneficial partnerships. His responsibilities included strategic planning, goal setting, and volunteer management, as well as crafting the tactical plan to generate revenue.

Prior to joining YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, Brian led development efforts at United Way of Metropolitan Chicago and the American Lung Association. During his tenure, Brian created and executed the development plan which significantly increased donor engagement and organizational revenue.

Brian currently volunteers as a docent for the Glessner House and Clark House Museums. He attended University of Illinois at Chicago majoring in business.