Jo Bailard

Director of Corporate and Foundation Giving

Jo Bailard joined Abilities United in 2010 as Director of Corporate and Foundation Giving. Her responsibilities include grant writing, developing and maintaining relationships with grantors, and coordinating and conducting the annual Abilities United Aquathon. Previously, Jo was employed as the Development Director at Sensory Access Foundation.

Jo has over 20 years of fund development experience with nonprofits serving people with disabilities. She is committed to advancing the inclusion of those often segregated in our communities. Jo holds a B.A. and M.A. from the University of Kansas and has an IOM designation from the Institute for Organization Management.