Daiga is Director of Development at Lakeside School in Seattle, Washington (USA), a co-educational secondary school, grades 5-12. A member of the school’s leadership team, she has been at Lakeside for 10 years. She manages a staff of 11, and has worked in many areas of fundraising, including annual giving, major gifts, campaign fundraising, and alumni relations. Under her leadership, Lakeside completed a $135M campaign in 2008. Before coming to Lakeside, Daiga led major gifts programs at Seattle Children’s Hospital and the University of Washington. When not working, Daiga enjoys bicycling, reading, and enthusiastically cheering on her son’s soccer team.