The Champaign Urbana Schools Foundation is pleased to announce the hiring of their new Executive Director, Kelly Hill. Kelly brings energy, expertise, and excellence to the Foundation and will carry on a tradition of supporting the school districts in creative and innovative collaborative capacities.
Kelly Hill has been a longtime member of the C-U community serving in a variety of professional positions. Most recently Hill was the Development Director at Habitat for Humanity where she directed community engagement and fundraising activities for Habitat in the Champaign County area. Previous to her position at Habitat, Hill had been active on school and community based committees; Champaign County Community Coalition, Women’s Business Council, Champaign Center Partnership, Interfaith Alliance, as well as participating in the Cradle-2-Career community wide initiative. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California, and her Master’s degree in sport administration from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln where she served as the Women’s Basketball Coach.
The CUSF Board of Directors is excited to continue their work of grant distribution, fundraising, and community outreach with Kelly Hill leading efforts and initiatives for the Foundation.