Key accomplishments

Created solid, actionable fundraising plans for million+ organizations

Created successful major donor strategies for human services, health care, education, and arts organizations

Conducted energetic Board and Staff fundraising trainings

Created major-gift campaign plan to improve access and restore lands, including securing funding to transform a 1,000 acre farm into an Illinois Nature Preserve supporting habitats for threatened and endangered species

Secured funding to create the first 1,000 plant, 500 square foot Living Wall installation east of the Mississippi

Completed $50 million Campaign for Network Chicago

Client History

The CORE Foundation/Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center

Equal Hope/Metropolitan Chicago Breast Cancer Task Force

Erie Family Health Centers/Erie Family Health Foundation

Health & Disability Advocates

Lakeshore Public Media

Mano a Mano Family Resource Center

National Cambodian Heritage Museum

Vernon Area Public Library District/Foundation for the Vernon Area Public Library District

The Wabash Lights

Wisconsin Illinois Senior Housing, Inc.

Employment History

Executive Director, Preservation Foundation of the Lake County Forest Preserves/Development Officer, Lake County Forest Preserve District

Chief Development Officer, Center on Halsted

Development Director, Window to the World Communications, Inc./WTTW & WFMT

Corporate & Foundation Gifts Manager, Howard Brown Health Center

Project Director, Michigan Women’s Foundation