Kathryn Williams,


Recent Clients

Campaign Counsel

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Coastal Plain $25M

Healing Transitions $23M/$10M

SAFEchild $11M

WakeMed $50M


Feasibility Study

NC Broadcast History Museum


Kathryn is a moss+ross partner with 30 years of experience in nonprofit fundraising, grant writing, prospect research, case and marketing materials development, event planning, and campaign consulting. She joined moss+ross in 2016.

With her extensive knowledge and network of relationships in North Carolina’s philanthropic community, Kathryn specializes in developing effective engagement, recruitment and solicitation strategies for potential leaders and donors for each client’s campaign. She also utilizes her exceptional research and writing skills to help clients identify and prioritize prospective corporate and foundation donors and submit grant proposals.

In addition to client work, Kathryn manages moss+ross’ social media promotions and assists with newsletters and other marketing efforts. Prior to joining moss+ross, she was an independent nonprofit fundraising consultant, Associate Director for Community Development at the YMCA of the Triangle, and Director of Marketing, Operations and Publications at Capital Development Services.

Kathryn grew up and lives in Raleigh with her husband, Murray, their teenaged daughter, Caroline, and both of their extended families. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Wake Forest University, she holds a master’s degree in psychology from the College of William & Mary.  She is also a Sustainer in the Junior League of Raleigh and enjoys singing in the JLR Chorus.

Fun facts:  Kathryn was Marian the Librarian in Broughton High School’s ‘The Music Man’ and sang lead vocals in the Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra.