Director of Marketing and Development
Natasha Freimark recently joined GENYOUth as the Director of Marketing and Development. Her responsibilities include expanding GENYOUth’s fundraising and marketing efforts in the areas of corporate and foundation partnerships, individual giving and the pursuit of sponsors and philanthropic contributions to support our organization’s programs and events.
Natasha possesses 20+ years of experience in marketing, corporate sponsorships, development and integrated communications. She has served in a variety of leadership roles for successful organizations in Minnesota and Dallas/Fort Worth, including Panther City Media Group, Smile Network International, the University of Minnesota and Mall of America. Prior to joining the team as a staff member, Natasha was a development and engagement consultant with GENYOUth, playing a vital role in sponsorship development for the Chunky Million Meals Challenge and Taste of the NFL @ Home events.
A graduate of the School of Journalism at the University of Minnesota, she is proud to have received the University President’s Award for Alumni Honor. In addition, Natasha has received a mini-MBA in Nonprofit Management from St. Thomas University.
With a strong belief in giving back to the community, Natasha has been active in volunteer leadership roles for many organizations including the University of Minnesota Alumni Association, Greater MSP, Women’s Foundation of Minnesota, and Junior League of St. Paul.
Natasha lives in Minneapolis and is an avid University of Minnesota Gophers fan! When not cheering on her favorite team at a sporting event, you can find her traveling, volunteering, or enjoying activities with family and friends.