Pam

Pam Spaeth

Claire Van Raaphorst

Chief Operating Officer-Grand Rapids

Pam Spaeth is the Chief Operating Officer for Covenant House Michigan – Grand Rapids.

Spaeth has more than 30 years of non-profit administration and fund development experience.  She spent much of her career working for Easter Seals in its national headquarters in Chicago, most recently as assistant vice president of marketing and corporate relations.  There she was responsible for strategic fund development planning, annual giving, corporate partnerships, special events, cause marketing and stewardship events to ensure a broad funding base nationally and with Easter Seals’ affiliates offices.

In addition to her experience in the Easter Seals national office, Spaeth worked in various administrative and fund development  positions for Easter Seals Michigan at its headquarters office. Her past positions include that of Executive Vice President.

Spaeth is a member of Inforum, the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Association of Donor Relations Professionals. She holds a bachelor of science degree from Kent State University.