Gretchen Klein

Director of Major and Planned Giving

Gretchen is delighted to have joined Alaska Public Media as Director of Major and Planned Giving in August 2017.

Gretchen has over 20 years experience in the non-profit sector from developing programming to raising philanthropic dollars for non-profits ranging from PeaceHealth Medical Foundation, Prince of Wales Health Network, Big Brothers and Big Sisters and Ketchikan Youth Court.

Gretchen was born and raised in Ketchikan, Alaska. Gretchen holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Parks and Recreation Management & Tourism Development from the Pennsylvania State University. She has been actively involved in Rotary Club, Delta Kappa Gamma, Lions Club International, Chamber of Commerce and Running Clubs for many years, and enjoys travelling, hiking and gardening.