Assistant Director of Development

Danika Kochanowski

Membership & Donor Stewardship Coordinator


Career Highlights and Education

I graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus in Career and Technical Education, Sociology and Commerce.


Prior to joining Southern Conservation trust, I lived on Florida’s coast where I worked at Brevard County Schools developing the resources and funding for at-risk students.


I also served as a Non-profit Management and Fundraising Intern with Safe Harbor International Ministries where I created and led fundraising projects and assisted in developing programs.



My husband Eric and I have 3 adventureous kids, Bentley, Kamden, and Rylyn as well as our fur-baby Beau.


What I Do for SCT

I get to recognize our members and donors, help with special events, and write grants to fund our programs and nature areas.


Favorite SCT Park

Morgan Grove because of the large open area for my kids to run.




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