Lifeworks Services Welcomes Lori-Anne Williams as Major Gifts Officer

Lifeworks Services announced today that Lori-Anne Williams has been hired as our new Major Gifts Officer.

“Lori-Anne’s breadth of experience as a seasoned fundraiser and track record of building strong partnerships in Minnesota and beyond are essential as we continue to provide new opportunities for the people we serve,” said Director of Advancement, Emily Rohrer.

As Lifeworks Major Gifts Officer, Williams will lead donor stewardship, spearhead fundraising initiatives, and provide strategic guidance.

I am thrilled to join Lifeworks and look forward to listening to the community to learn how we can support their ambitions while working to foster a more equitable and inclusive Minnesota.”

Williams joins Lifeworks with more than 25 years of development experience. Prior to joining Lifeworks, Williams held fundraising leadership roles at several organizations, including: Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Hamline University, and Prepare + Prosper. She currently serves on the Inclusiveness, Diversity, Equity and Access Committee for the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Williams has a bachelor’s degree in Cinema Television from the University of Southern California and a master’s degree in Liberal Studies from the University of Minnesota.