Katie Niemann joined Houston Endowment May 6, 2019, as director of information technology.

Katie brings more than thirteen years of experience in nonprofit leadership. In her previous role as the senior director of technology at the Houston Zoo, she led a turnaround of the Zoo’s IT department supporting their strategic plan and expansion.

Katie holds a Master of Humanities from the University of Dallas and a Bachelor in Liberal Arts from the University of Texas. She will lead the overall IT function, assess Houston Endowment’s needs, and provide strategic direction on current and future enterprise-wide technology needs.