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Peggy Adams Announces Kati Erickson as the New Director of Development and Marketing

Kati Erickson

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (November 8, 2021) Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League announces Kati Erickson, CAP ® is the organization’s new Director of Development and Marketing.

As a fundraising professional for over 20 years, Kati has worked with individual donors, corporations, private foundations, and public officials to raise millions of dollars for nonprofits and facilitated hundreds of grants and scholarships. She has a solid foundation of success in growing development programs and serving as an organizational leader. Her areas of focus include annual fundraising, planned giving, endowments, family foundations and donor stewardship. Prior to joining Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, Kati has served in senior management positions at the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties, Norton Museum of Art, Armory Art Center and the Daily Mail Group.

Kati received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Florida State University and attended the Dreyfoos School of the Arts. She has also received her CAP® -Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy accreditation.

“I am honored to join this talented and passionate group of professionals and bring with me the knowledge to build upon our strong history of philanthropic donor service and outreach. I look forward to getting to know our generous supporters who have helped make one of our community’s most cherished organizations what it is today.”

Kati, who resides in Wellington, is very involved in the community and has volunteered her time and expertise with the following organizations: Planned Giving Council of Palm Beach County, Board Member; Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Board Member; VSA Florida- Palm Beach County, Board Member; Girl Scout Volunteer; Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, Marketing Committee; Palm Beach Post Pathfinder Awards, Scholarship Committee; and Sunfest, Volunteer Committee.

About Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League:

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League saves more lives than any other rescue organization in Palm Beach County and provides critical services to more than 30,000 animals each year.

The Mission of the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is to provide shelter to lost, homeless and unwanted animals, to provide spay and neuter and other medical services for companion animals, and to care for, protect, and find quality homes for homeless and neglected companion animals, to advocate animal welfare, community involvement and education to further the bond between people and animals.  Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity navigator, and is the first animal shelter in South Florida to become AAHA (American Animal Hospital Association) accredited.  Peggy Adams is an independent nonprofit animal rescue organization operating continuously since 1925. For more information and to donate, please visit


Media Contact: Cara MacVane, Email; 561.685.2342

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Contact: Lauren Ellis, Email; (Office) 561.472.8845


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