Kimberly Reese is a Program Associate on the leadership team at Ascend at the Aspen Institute. In this role, she supports the development and maintenance of funder pipelines, communications, and relationships to support the sustainability of the Fellowship program. She also supports convening design and management with a focus on design labs, strategic conversations, and other efforts that advance Fellows’ impact and work.
Kimberly previously served as the Executive Assistant to the Executive Director of Ascend.
Before her time at Ascend, Kimberly worked in wealth management as a Business Development Associate for BNY Mellon Wealth Management in Atlanta, GA. Kimberly graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in finance and economics.