Updates on the Search for KinderMourn's next Executive Director

September 2022

KinderMourn Executive Director job is posted Elinvar Leadership Solutions has been hired to support the search for the new Executive Director.

View the job posting here.

July 2022

KinderMourn Retains Search Firm The search committee selects Elinvar Leadership Solutions to support the search for the new Executive Director.

January 2022

Search Committee is formed A search committee, led by Board Vice Chair Libby Kelligrew, was convened to begin the process of finding KinderMourn's next Executive Director. The committee includes board members: Natalie Carter, Kelly Burton, Nick Kammeyer, Deidre Foster, Jennifer Solomonson, Jim Sigman, and Board Chair Jeff Petillo.

October 2021

Kelly Hamilton Announces Retirement After 35 years of working with grieving parents and families, Kelly Hamilton announces her decision to retire at the end of December 2022.

Search Committee

Libby Kelligrew, Committee Chair

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Jeff Petillo



Natalie Carter

Duke Energy

Kelly Burton


Jim Sigman

Wells Fargo

Jennifer Solomonson

Compass Group

Nick Kammeyer

Scott Insurance

Deidre Foster

Community Volunteer

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Kelly Hamilton has spent 35 years supporting grieving parents and children. If you'd like to leave a message or tribute to Kelly, please feel free to do so here.