Professional Activities

2005

American Association of Fund Raising Counsel (Publishers of Giving U.S.A.) Member firm in this elite group of fundraising counseling firms and a Member of the Board of Directors

Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Member nationally and a member of the Connecticut, Fairfield County, Greater New York and Long Island Chapters

Member, National Association of Corporate Directors

 

2002 -2004

American Association of Fund Raising Counsel (Publishers of Giving U.S.A.) Member firm in this elite group of fundraising counseling firms and a Member of the Board of Directors

Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Member nationally and a member of the Connecticut, Fairfield County, Greater New York and Long Island Chapters

 

2001

American Association of Fund Raising Counsel (Publishers of Giving U.S.A.) Member firm in this elite group of fundraising counseling firms and a Member of the Board of Directors

Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Member nationally and a member of the Connecticut, Fairfield County, Greater New York and Long Island Chapters

 

2000

Member Firm of the American Association of Fund Raising Counsel, and a Member of the      Board of Directors, Finance Committee, and Public Relations and Marketing Committee

Philanthropy Day on LI, November 17, Chair, Distance Learning Initiative

Strategic Planning Chairman, Board Member, Long Island Chapter, National Association of      Fund Raising Executives

American Association of Fund Raising Counsel, Summer Institute, Las Vegas, NV

NSFRE International Conference on Fund Raising, New Orleans, LA

 

1999

Presenter on Major Gifts at NSFRE International Conference on Fund Raising Miami, FL

Member Firm of the American Association of Fund Raising Counsel, and a Member of the      Board of Directors, Finance Committee, and Public Relations and Marketing Committee

Philanthropy Day on LI, November 20,

Strategic Planning Chairman, Board Member, Long Island Chapter, National Association of      Fund Raising Executives

American Association of Fund Raising Counsel, Summer Institute, Annapolis, Md.

Member, National Committee on Planned Giving

White House Conference on Philanthropy, Gifts to the Future, via satellite at WLIW

 

1998

NSFRE Executive Management Institute, Owen Graduate School of Business Administration at Vanderbilt University

American Association of Fund Raising Counsel, Summer Institute, Jeckyl Island, Ga

Board Member, American Association of Fund Raising Counsel

Track Leader and producer of three sessions on Major Gifts at Philanthropy Day on LI

Presenter, Capital Campaign Roundtable

Member, National Committee on Planned Giving, Long Island Chapter

Strategic Planning Co-Chairman, Board Member, Long Island Chapter, National Association of Fund Raising Executives

 

1997

Chairman, Philanthropy Day on Long Island

Member, Board, Long Island Chapter, NSFRE and Member of the Nominating Committee

Instructor, Long Island University, "Endowment and Capital Campaigns"

 

1996

Vice Chairman, Philanthropy Day on Long Island, November 17

Dean, Volunteer Leadership Track, Philanthropy Day on Long Island

“Presenter: “Campaigns: Fast Lane on the Long Island Fund Raising Expressway”

Chairman, Awards Committee, Philanthropy Day on Long Island

Board Member, Long Island Chapter, National Society of Fund Raising Executives

Chairman, Professional Education, LINSFRE, 1996-97

Judge for statewide Awards Program at the New Jersey Conference on Philanthropy

 

1995

Board of Directors, Long Island Chapter, National Society of Fund Raising Executives

     Chairman, Professional Education, 1995-96

     Steering Committee, Long Island Planned Giving Council

N.Y. Metro Alumni Development Consortium - 3/95 "An Overview of Strategic Planning"

Chairman, Educational Workshops, Philanthropy Day on Long Island - 11/95

Dean, Volunteer Leadership Track, Philanthropy Day on Long Island - 11/95

Fund Raising Day in NY - "You Can Do Major Gifts Without Doing A Capital Campaign"

 

1994

Philanthropy Day on Long Island - 11/94 - Co-Chair, Program; Dean, Campaign Track 

New Jersey Conference on Philanthropy - 11/94 - Capital Campaign Affinity Table Leader

New York Metro Alumni Development Consortium - 10/94 "Capital Campaigning: A

Primer for Development Professionals"

Fund Raising Day in New York - 6/94, Presenter, "Are You Ready for a Capital Campaign"

LINSFRE Educational Series - 9/94 - Presentation  "Strategic Planning for Development"

 

1993 and earlier

Philanthropy Day on Long Island, "Secrets of Success in Working with the Board"

Lecturer, New York University's program in Fund Raising Management, 1986-88

Member, Natl. Assoc. of Attorneys General/State Charities Officials' Model Law Project

Panelist at the Licensing Letter's Symposium, "How to Raise Funds through Licensing"

 

Ferguson Development Group