Donor Relations Specialist
719.475.7800 ext. 113
Demie joined the Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity team in 2020, as the Donor Relations Specialist. Demie is responsible for assisting with resource development, marketing, and communication efforts. She provides comprehensive administrative support to the resource and marcom department, with a focus on office and fundraising support, effective database management and reporting, website and social media maintenance and updates, graphic design, event logistics and donor stewardship efforts. Demie is motivated in her work at Pikes Peak Habitat, by the impact she is able to create for families in need of affordable housing.
Demie’s journey in the nonprofit sector first began while serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA. She was a Communication and Marketing AmeriCorps VISTA for Assuring Better Child Health and Development (ABCD) in Denver. As a VISTA, Demie served to build sustainability for ABCD through communication and marketing efforts. After completing her VISTA service year, Demie remained a part of ABCD as an Independent Contractor, helping to further her impact with the implementation of a strategic communications plan. During this time, Demie also began a new role at Bright by Three-another Denver-based nonprofit. As a Colorado Program Manager at Bright by Three, Demie managed all community partnerships for Southern Colorado, spanning 32 counties. Her focus was on strengthening existing partnerships and developing new ones. Demie earned both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Psychology at the University of Central Missouri.