Emma Christianson with Iowa Homeless Youth Center
Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 11:45 a.m.
Iowa Homeless Youth Center
Emma Christianson with Iowa Homeless Youth Center will kick off our Leadership Luncheon Series this year.
Thursday, September 21
Downtown Embassy Club - Ruan Building
11:45 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Emma Christianson is the Development Director at Iowa Homeless Youth Centers (IHYC), a YSS organization. IHYC works to break the cycle of poverty for homeless young adults and young families in Central Iowa. As the Development Director, she manages the major gifts fundraising, marketing, and event planning for the organization. She has led the efforts to organize IHYC’s annual fundraiser, Reggie’s Sleepout, for three years, as well as their IHYC Golf Classic and Achievement Tea.
Emma has been a part of the IHYC team for three years since graduating from Iowa State University. She received her bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies and Spanish, with an Advertising minor. Outside of working at IHYC, Emma is a member Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), and serves on the Board as Marketing Chair.