Elaine has been in involved with Project Linus for many years, first by making blankets and then by being an assistant in the Greater Kansas City Chapter. Elaine’s main focus with Project Linus now is fundraising. Her background in charitable organizations and fundraising comes from her past employment where it was her job to manage charitable giving and work with organizations through on-site service programs. She attended Missouri Western State College and has a Bachelor of Science degree. Elaine has received the “CitiStar” award for outstanding leadership.