Karen Bisko, principal gift officer.Karen A. Bisko
Senior Director

Karen Bisko is an accomplished development professional with more than 20 years of experience in healthcare, hospital and university fundraising. She received her Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) designation in 2005. She also received both her major gifts and capital campaign certifications from the Association of Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP) Madison Institute at the University of Wisconsin. Karen has held various development leadership positions with Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, The American Diabetes Association, Benevilla, Arizona State University and Coastal Carolina University. Most recently, she served as the director of development and donor services at the Waccamaw Community Foundation. She is a native of Pittsburgh, Penn., and a graduate of West Virginia University. She resides in the West Valley with her husband and two children. Karen enjoys taking family trips, traveling, visiting the beach, reading, wine tasting, and taking in equestrian activities and sports, especially watching her son play on his college baseball team.