Perri is Vice President of Community Engagement and Communications at the H. E. Butt Foundation. She joined the Foundation in 2004 as Director of Development to increase public support of capital projects and program scholarships by more than $35 million. Since then, she has also been instrumental in revamping its guest care services, spearheading a major rebranding effort, and most recently, integrating several initiatives and strategies into the Foundation’s new Community Engagement program. In that role, Perri oversees a multi-year capacity-building program for leaders of like-minded youth and family serving nonprofits in San Antonio. Her program also conducts research and pilots initiatives supporting mental health and invests in media and storytelling that lets the Foundation better understand the lives of our neighbors. In addition to the San Antonio focus, she oversees the Real County Community Initiative where the Foundation is dedicating staff, shared facilities, and financial recourses to ensure families in the area have equitable opportunities to thrive and navigate the complexities of rural life. Before working for the Foundation, Perri help leadership positions in several organizations including SAMMinistries, the Medical College of Wisconsin, St. Mary’s Hospital – Milwaukee, and the Texas State Hospital system. Perri graduated from Texas Tech University in Human Development and Family Studies, and received her performance measurement certificate from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Executive Education in 2016. Perri lives in Boerne with her family.