Leigh Onkka

Senior Development Manager
Leigh Onkka

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As the senior development manager, Leigh furthers Fresh Energy’s individual giving efforts by building relationships with supporters, managing the database, coordinating events, and helping to increase fundraising capacity. Previously, Leigh held a variety of roles in the nonprofit and private sectors, with specific expertise in member engagement, communications, event coordination, and database management. Leigh holds a bachelor’s degree in studio art from the University of Minnesota and a Fundraising Certificate from the University of St. Thomas. She currently serves on the board of YMCA Camp Widjiwagan. Leigh enjoys traveling and has visited Machu Picchu, India, and completed two canoe trips in the Arctic.