Carina Burns,  Director of Corporate & Community Partnerships

Carina is a development professional with more than 10 years of experience in the nonprofit sector. She specializes in organizing special events, managing donor relations and working with high-level volunteers, corporate sponsors and vendors. Prior to joining the Susan G. Komen San Diego team, she worked at the La Jolla Playhouse where she served as Corporate Relations Manager since November 2015. She also served as Special Events & Public Relations Manager at Seacrest Village Retirement Communities. A native of Chicago, she was the Associate Director of Development, Individual Giving for Adler Planetarium, Manager, Corporate & Foundation Relations at the National Kidney Foundation, and Associate Director Corporate & Foundation Relations at Alzheimer’s Association National Office.

phone: (858) 573-2760 
email: carina@sdkomen.org