Patricia Kiyono

Patricia Kiyono joined the Washington Women’s Foundation in 2014 and has served on the Pooled Fund Grant, Intersect Planning, International Partner Grant, and Impact Assessment Committees as well as the 2020 Strategic Planning Task Force. As a veteran publications professional, Patricia has crafted communications for arts institutions, trade publishers, and nonprofit organizations. She directed the publication strategy for the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), a global health research center at the University of Washington. For Densho, a Japanese American heritage nonprofit, she led outreach and fundraising to support the organization’s civil rights mission. As an independent book editor, Patricia oversaw academic publications for university presses and international art museums. She has a B.A. in art history from Oberlin College and a UW certificate in Fundraising Management. Patricia currently serves on the Board of Directors of Seattle Arts & Lectures. Patricia joined the Washington Women’s Foundation transformation to promote social justice through collective philanthropy.


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