Dan Curley – Executive Director

Dan joined the Wishing Star Foundation team in April 2016.  He has spent the past eleven years in nonprofit management. He and his wife have been married twelve years and have three young children. He completed his undergraduate degree at Eastern Washington University and M.A. Organizational Leadership from Gonzaga University.


     Andrea Kilgore – Program Director

Andrea is a Spokane native who has been involved with The Wishing Star Foundation, as a volunteer, since 2008. Her passion was kindled at a young age as her grandmother was one of Wishing Stars first volunteers.  In addition to raising her children and spending time with friends and family, Andrea enjoys Gonzaga basketball, cooking, volunteering in the community, and finding ways to connect resources for people in-need. She is always looking for amazing people to help Wishing Star grant wishes and bring joy to their kids and families.

     Krista Spilker Caro – Development Director

Krista has volunteered for a wide range of organizations in Spokane including the Junior League, St. Aloysius Gonzaga School, Spokane Hoopfest, and many more local organizations.  A Spokane native, Krista loves supporting the nonprofit community, and looks forward to bringing her knowledge and passion to the Wishing Star Foundation.

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