Kezia Stegemoeller is the chief partnerships officer for the T.D. Jakes Foundation, where she develops and implements strategic partnership plans and assists in building organizational capacity and culture. Previously, she served as senior director of donor engagement at the Dallas Foundation. There, she co-launched a multimillion-dollar fund supporting Dallas’ people of color through strategic philanthropic investments in organizations combatting inequalities in housing, infrastructure, economic opportunity, education, workforce development, criminal justice, and health.
She also was the founding executive director of the Friends of Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy in Dallas and developed comprehensive plans to increase its visibility, impact, and financial resources.