Judy Hawkinson is a career fundraiser and has been working in the nonprofit sector for more than thirty years. Originally from Minneapolis, Judy graduated from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota, with a BA in Art History, and she later earned certifications in Nonprofit Management from Saint Thomas University and in Leadership in the New Millennium at the University of Saint Catherine. She has also taken coursework toward a MA in Nonprofit Management at Hamline University. In her spare time, Judy studies and writes poetry and personal essay and reads her work at bookstores and coffee shops. Judy brings joy to the work of repairing the world and celebrates craft in all its forms.