Kindle Shaw

Finance and Investment Team Administrative Partner

“Don’t wish for someone else to do later what you can do now.” - Wynton Marsalis


Kindle Shaw is the Finance and Investment Team Administrative Partner. She joined the Foundation in December 2021. Prior to that, she had the opportunity to serve on the staff of five mayors of the City of Seattle; Mayor Rice, Mayor Nickels, Mayor McGinn, Mayor Murray, and Mayor Durkan. Her extensive experience in working with diverse communities and stakeholders is a great fit for helping the Foundation further its mission.  

In addition to her public service career, Kindle is a classically trained actor. She appears from time to time in local stage productions, commercials, and films. She attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and Cornish College of the Arts. In her downtime, Kindle writes a blog on “fine living” for her friend’s floral shop, travels with her husband, spoils her two dogs, and tackles various home remodeling projects.