My name is Kimberly Bellissimo. My skills and areas of expertise include Republican Fundraising. My professional title is President and CEO at Base Connect, Inc, which specializes in direct mail design and management to fundraising strategy forconservative candidates running at the national level, PACs, non-profit advocacy organizations and non-profit charitable groups. I received my Bachelors in Political Communications. Prior to founding Base Connect in 2002, I spent 13 years with Eberle Direct Marketing Group as a Senior Account Executive—handling some of the agency's largest and most successful accounts from George Washington University. I am currently involved with the Direct Marketing Association of Washington, the Association of Republican Political Consultants and the National Conservative Action Committee. My hobbies and interests include spending time with my husband and three dogs. I am drawn to and passionate about charitable organizations such as Catholic Charities.