IRVINE PUBLIC SCHOOLS FOUNDATION APPOINTS TWO DIRECTORS TO ADVANCE COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT AND EDUCATIONAL SPONSORSHIPS
Kellie Pendergest Joins IPSF as Director of Communications and Marketing, while Two-Time U.S. Olympic Athlete Donald Suxho Steps in as Director of Business Development
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 5, 2015 – Irvine Public Schools Foundation (IPSF), a nonprofit organization focused on enriching the educational experience of each child in every school, welcomes nonprofit marketing and communications authority Kellie Pendergest and corporate sponsorship sales generator Donald Suxho to its leadership team. These appointments will enhance IPSF’s ability to provide programs, raise funds and unite the Irvine community in support of educational excellence.
“Kellie’s background in marketing, communications and fundraising for an independent school known for its STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) initiative meshes seamlessly with our own focus on offering K-12 students abundant opportunities to explore science and related subject areas,” said Neda Eaton, president and CEO, IPSF. “And Donald comes to us by way of one of our most ardent supporters, Sports 1 Marketing, the sports and entertainment marketing firm that helped IPSF raise more than $125,000 at our 2015 Tee It Up for Education golf tournament. Since then, we’ve been impressed with his passion for supporting the educational pursuits of students in public schools.” Continue reading