Meet the Staff

Yazmin Wood, Executive Director

Yazmin Wood, Chief Executive Officer

Wood joined the Legacy Foundation team in 2016. She has been actively involved in business, organization, and community development throughout her life. Her personal experiences are eclectic having worked in leadership of non-profit organizations, in sales and marketing for a large corporation, as a clerk for city government and a teacher in the arts. Each of these jobs informed the person she is today with broad experience including strategic planning, leadership and facilitation, non-profit management and fundraising.

Wood graduated from Southwestern College with her M.B.A. and was a part of Leadership Kansas in 2006.

Kathy Graeff, Operations Director

Graeff is the newest member of the Legacy team, joining in October 2021.

She handles the fund accounting and general office management. She comes from a nonprofit background, with experience as an entrepreneur, and general manager as well. She is ready to assist you in any way possible.