Brooke Stites

Operations Manager

As Operations Manager, Brooke Stites oversees business functions and initiatives for the Curql Collective, including accounting, contract management, strategic planning, and other essential business activities. When she joined Curql Collective in 2022, she brought with her 12 years of experience in operations and business development with Affinity Marketing Consultants, a technology and licensing firm working with nonprofit membership-based organizations and associations. During her time at Affinity, Stites was promoted through a number of leadership positions, becoming Vice President of Operations in 2020. Stites holds a Master of Arts from the University of Southern California, which she earned after graduating with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of San Diego. 

Key facts:

  • Experienced operations professional in technology and licensing
  • Directed company-wide strategic planning process and tracking to ensure goals and objectives were achieved
  • Created and implemented engagement and revenue development opportunities for clients
  • Played a key role in the creation of brand, educational, and marketing materials

Noteworthy accomplishments:

  • Oversaw management of 30+ custom e-commerce marketplaces with 58,000+ listings
  • Supervised compliance and annual renewal of 23,000+ license agreements with 2,000+ vendors
  • Serves as Secretary, Arts Education Connection San Diego
  • Serves as Lead Chapter Relations and Standards Specialist for Alpha Chi Omega, 2017 to present, overseeing bylaw revision process for 140+ chapters nationwide
  • Serves on the Board of San Diego Alumnae Panhellenic, 2010 to present