Dawn Kirstaetter appointed to lead Advancement and Strategic Partnerships at BCCC


— Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) has appointed Dawn Kirstaetter as vice president for Advancement and Strategic Partnerships at the college.

Kirstaetter is the former Deputy Mayor of Health, Human Services and Education from 2014-16; chief operating officer for Associated Black Charities (ABC); and a veteran nonprofit leader in the fields of public health and youth and family services.

In her new position, Kirstaetter will oversee fundraising, scholarships, alumni affairs, communications and marketing in addition to helping the college build strategic partnerships with public and private sector organizations. She will serve as the college’s primary liaison to the Mayor’s Office, City Hall and city agencies.