Michael Burke was the Associate Director of Institutional Fundraising in support of the Children’s Savings Accounts, Affordable Home Ownership, and Savings & Financial Capability portfolios. Prior to joining Prosperity Now, he was Director of Development for the Afterschool Alliance, the national advocacy organization for the afterschool field.
Before joining the Afterschool Alliance, he was Grant Writer and Development Officer for the Salvation Army of Central Kentucky in support of its Transitional Living Center and Boys & Girls Club. Prior to his work with the Salvation Army, Mr. Burke instituted and managed an Assets for Independence Individual Development Account program and VITA service at United Way of the Bluegrass. He also served as United Way’s Grant Writer and Coordinator of the Get on Board Nonprofit Board of Director Training Program.
Mr. Burke holds a BA in History from the University of Kentucky and an MA in Church History/Theology from Lexington Theological Seminary.