Featured Speaker: Lynne Wester
The dynamics of donor relationships are experiencing a revolution unlike any seen before. Donor relations are at the center of fundraising relationships. How do we work together with our boards, fellow teammates and other key stakeholders to show the value of donor retention through brilliant donor relations? This hands-on session will provide tangible takeaways and new thoughts about donor relations and board development and education. In this economic environment, competition for the gift has never been greater, making effective donor relations programs more important than ever.
About the presenter: Lynne Wester is one of the most sought-after fundraising speakers in the world. Speaking is her passion and she loves sharing her knowledge with others. She has presented at regional conferences of 40 attendees, large international conferences of over 4,000, and everywhere in between. She is regularly featured in publications such as the Washington Post, Chronicle of Philanthropy, and CASE Currents, and has authored three books of her own on a myriad of industry topics.
Lynne received her B.A. from the University of South Carolina, holds a Master’s in Strategic Fundraising and Philanthropy from BayPath University and proudly sports a DUCKtorate from the Disney Institute.
Suggested for: marketing, PR, executive, development, programming/events, board of directors