Speaker Bios – May 23 2019 Program

Amy Kubacki
Vice President of Advancement
Magnificat High School

Amy Kubacki, Vice President of Advancement: Prior to her role as Vice President of Advancement for Magnificat High School as of August 2018, Amy was the Senior Director of Development for Cleveland Clinic’s Philanthropy Institute since 2011, overseeing philanthropy for the western regional hospitals and the Education Institute. Ms. Kubacki holds thirty-five years of fundraising experience, including working in the Annual Fund at Harvard University and as a major gift officer at Princeton University, in addition to many years of fundraising experience for several high schools. Ms. Kubacki is a graduate of Denison University and resides with her husband Jim in Westlake. They have three children: Liz (30), Bobby (29), and Sarah (24).

Jessica Malone
Development Officer
University Hospitals

Jessica L. Malone holds a Master of Public Administration degree from the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs at Cleveland State University, with a concentration in management, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology, with a minor in public policy and concentration in regulatory policy from Case Western Reserve University.

Her professional background lies in Institutional Advancement and Government Affairs. She currently works as a Development Officer for University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. Previously Jessica worked for Cleveland Clinic Health System in the Philanthropy Institute, supporting proposal development, foundation relations, and major gift fundraising during her seven year tenure.  She is a member of the Board of Directors for Cleveland’s Association of Fundraising Professionals, with a continued role in the coordination of their education programs for young and emerging professionals.