Director of Development
Didem joined our team as Director of Development in 2019. She is a nonprofit leader, an educator, and marketing and public relations professional experienced in fundraising, strategic planning, market research, public relations, advertising, mobile, digital and social media platforms, as well as branding. She has experience in the following markets: nonprofit, hospitals, pharmaceuticals and higher education.
Didem has a master’s degree in mass communication from Arizona State University and her work has earned her many honors. Most recently, she received the 2021 National Newcomer Excellence Award in Resource Development from the Boys & Girls Clubs of America.
She says her favorite thing about working for the Club is our mission, our cute kids, our wonderful staff, and our awesome supporters!
Her greatest joy in life is her 13-year-old daughter, Elif. She loves attending her daughter’s basketball games, and cheering on the Greenwood and Missouri State Bears basketball teams.Email Didem
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