Kathy Sanchez joined our Center in January this year as Assistant Director. Ms. Sanchez earned a B.A. in European Studies/History at UCLA and has worked at the university for almost two decades primarily in event management. Since 2010, she worked as Manager of Programs and Development for the Center for 17th– & 18th-Century Studies and William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, overseeing all public programs and fundraising for the departments. She successfully revamped their donor membership program and secured several major gifts, managed over 40 programs annually, and served as Fund Manager (besides wearing many other hats!). She has also worked at the American Diabetes Association, the UCLA Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation, and Southern California Edison. As Assistant Director, Ms. Sanchez manages the Center’s operations and finances, oversees public programs and outreach, and assists with development and fundraising efforts.