Stephen Wilmes has been named director of development for Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Yakima.
He most recently was director of planned giving and grant development for Subiaco Abbey and Academy in Subiaco, Ark., a news release said.
"We are very pleased to have Stephen join our team. As a perfect fit, he has a pronounced passion for the good work of non-profit development and is a proven leader in his field," said John L. Young, president and chief executive officer of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Yakima, in a news release.
The agency provides services in several counties, including Benton and Franklin counties.;