Santa Barbara The American Red Cross has named Pacific Coast Director Kimberly Coley as chief development officer of the Gold Country Region.
The Red Cross Gold County Region includes the Northeastern California and Sierra-Delta chapters that serve 24 counties and many cities, including Sacramento, Placer, El Dorado and Yuba City.
Ms. Coley’s position will be based in Sacramento.
She was named Executive Director of the Pacific Coast and Ventura County Red Cross chapters in October 2016, serving 1.4 million residents in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.
She was named 2018 Woman of the Year Award by state Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson and Assemblywoman Monique Limon, and was a top five finalist for the 2019 Young Professional of the Year Award, from the Santa Barbara Young Professionals Club.