Vice-President of Development and Communications
Enrique Olivarez Jr. comes to CLUES with a proven track record in raising funds from national, private and corporate foundations, and strong nonprofit management and consulting skills. Enrique worked at Minnesota Public Radio/American Public Media for the last 11 years where he most recently worked as Director of Institutional Giving and managed a $10 million annual grant portfolio. Prior to this, he worked as a Program Manager of LarsonAllen’s Ford Foundation Working Capital Fund, a $4 million, four-year, capacity building program for culturally specific arts organizations; and served as Director of Development and Public Relations for MacPhail Center for the Arts. Enrique earned his Bachelor of Arts and Masters degrees in English from University of Texas.