Katy Silliman

Vice President of Regional Initiatives, Executive Director of the Northeast Indiana Fund
Phone: (260) 469-3473
Fax: (260) 469-3470
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Katy oversees the Partnership's regional initiatives and leads the Northeast Indiana Fund. In her role, Katy manages the Vision 2020 and Millennial 2020 teams to advance the five pillars and seven priorities within Vision 2020. 

Katy joined the Partnership campaign staffing in 2006, during the NEI=ROI investment campaign as a grant writer, and oversaw operations of the organization prior to serving as Vision 2020 Director and now VP of Regional Initiatives and Executive Director of the NIF.

She previously worked as the Chief Resources Officer for Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Northeast Indiana, and served as a Peace Corps volunteer in the Community Health and AIDS Prevention Program in Togo, West Africa. She is a Fort Wayne native and holds a B.A. from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Katy has served on the Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana’s Leadership Institute Taskforce for the last four years. In 2009, she was a member of the Rotary District 6540’s Group Study Exchange team to Turkey, where she spent 4 weeks with Turkish Rotarians from across the country. She is a 2009 graduate of Leadership Fort Wayne.

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