Coordinator of Communications & Donor Services
Kaitlyn Skinner, a native Wacoan, serves as the Coordinator of Communications & Donor Services and joined Waco Foundation in 2016 after previously working for the Foundation from 2012-2014. She brings with her a background in marketing and communications, having completed an internship in London and the Disney College Program.
Kaitlyn graduated cum laude from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism/Public Relations. She was awarded both Top Public Relations Major and Outstanding JPR&NM Senior in 2014. Kaitlyn is currently pursuing her Master’s degree at Baylor in Journalism with a concentration in Advertising. She had two research papers selected for presentation at the 2016 AEJMC National Conference, one of which won Top Student Paper within the Entertainment Studies division.
Kaitlyn loves helping others and playing a part in bettering her hometown: she is thrilled to see how much Waco has grown throughout her life here. She enjoys volunteering through her church and Baylor, which have provided her the opportunity to serve at places like Talitha Koum, Mission Waco and CASA. Waco’s cultural and creative arts are also an interest for Kaitlyn, and she currently serves on the Public Relations Committee for the Waco Civic Theatre.