WHAT I DO
As CEO, I provide overall leadership for Achieve. I am responsible for providing strategy to clients, overseeing the creative development of client work, and leading the full execution of fundraising efforts for clients. In addition I lead the research team on the Millennial Engagement Survey and the planning team for the Millennial Engagement Summit. When not working closely with Achieve clients, I speak on the latest trends in fundraising, online engagement, and millennial donors.
LIFE BEFORE ACHIEVE
Prior to founding Achieve, I was responsible for national fundraising efforts at The LEAGUE and Learning to Give organizations. During his time at the organizations, I led successful expansion efforts into 6 new markets, acquired national TV partners for awareness campaigns, and saw an increase in of 200% in fundraising efforts under his guidance. I am a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University. I received a graduate degree from the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University.
I am involved in several organizations as a volunteer leader to help the fundraising community.
• International Association of Fundraising Professionals, Board Member
• Nonprofit Board Report, Editorial Board
• Starfish Initiative, Board Member
I WANT TO HELP