Coastal Credit Union has hired Tina Clossick as the organization’s new VP of Corporate Partnerships. In that role, she will lead and develop the credit union’s Community Engagement team. In addition to building relationships and driving growth among the business partners that Coastal serves, Clossick will ensure that Coastal has a strong presence and positive impact among its many corporate partners, and in the community.
Clossick brings more than 15 years of experience to Coastal, including expertise in business development, entrepreneurship, program management, fundraising, sales, marketing and community relations. Most recently, she served as the Associate Director of Development at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. Prior to that, she founded and developed the Chapel Hill-based Kidzu Children’s Museum. For more than 10 years, she drove the management of this educational, community-focused nonprofit museum, growing it from a concept to a thriving entity with multiple awards from the community for its service.
Clossick is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In addition, she has certifications as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and in Nonprofit Management and Human Resources Management. She has a history of local nonprofit involvement, and is currently a board member of Boomerang Youth, as well as the Chapter Co-Founder and President of 100 Women Who Give a Hoot. Her efforts earned her recognition as a WCHL/Chapelboro Hometown Hero in March 2020.