Catherine LaMendola

Catherine LaMendola is the Development Coordinator for Shatterproof. She manages the organization's donor data and works to improve stewardship and the cultivation process. 

After beginning her nonprofit career in arts and culture, Catherine served as the Development Associate for Howard Area Community Center, a social services nonprofit empowering communities on the North Side of Chicago. Catherine is passionate about connecting activists with the resources they need, and helping donors understand the impact of their support. She is committed to Shatterproof's mission of meeting those who struggle with addiction with compassion, equitable access to care, and community connection. 

Born and raised in Texas, Catherine pursued her studies in Montreal and Chicago and is currently based in San Juan, where she lives with her partner and their very large cat. 

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