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GI Board of Directors

Each member of the Giving Institute has a voting member on the Board of Directors. The primary role of the Board of Directors is to provide strategic guidance, direction and advice for the Institute and to provide fiduciary oversight to protect the business property of the Institute.

Mr. Jeffrey D. Byrne
Jeffrey Byrne + Associates, Inc.
1st Vice Chair
Ms. Rachel Hutchisson
2nd Vice Chair
Ms. Sarah J. Howard, CFRE
Compton Fundraising Consultants
Mr. Derek Alley
Arthur Alley Associated
Mr. Peter J. Fissinger, CFRE
Campbell & Company

Immediate Past Chair
Mr. David H. King, CFRE
Alexander Haas

Ms. Erin Shy
Mr. Ben Golding
Advancement Resources
‚ÄčMs. Brenda B. Asare 
The Alford Group, Inc.
Ms. Aly Sterling
Aly Sterling Philanthropy
Mr. Leo P. Arnoult, CFRE
Arnoult & Associates, Inc.
Mr. Daniel McDiarmid, CFRE
Ms. Laura MacDonald, CFRE
Benefactor Group
Mr. Joshua Birkholz
Bentz Whaley Flessner
Mr. L. Gregg Carlson
Carlson Fund Raising
Mr. William L. Carlton, ACFRE
Carlton & Company
Mr. Christopher K. Looney
CCS Fundraising
Ms. June Bradham, CFRE
Corporate DevelopMint
Ms. Michelle D. Cramer, CFRE
Cramer & Associates
Ms. Wendy McGrady
The Curtis Group 
Ms. Angela Hodson
Dini Spheris
Mr. Todd Levy
Mr. Jon Biedermann
Mr. Bill Tedesco
Mr. Richard J. Dunham
Mr. Robert Evans
Evans Consulting Group

Mr. Robert K. Lewis, CFRE
Global Advancement, LLC

Mr. Craig Leach
Graham-Pelton Consulting, Inc.
Mr. William C. McMorran
Green Oak Consulting Group
Mr. Craig Leach
Graham-Pelton Consulting, Inc.
Mr. John Glier
Grenzebach Glier and Associates
Mr. Dave Smith
Heaton Smith Group 
Mr. Russell Hodge
The Hodge Group
Mr. Ted Grossnickle
Johnson, Grossnickle & Associate
Ms. Marnie Spears
KCI-Ketchum Canada, Inc
Mr. Avrum Lapin
The Lapin Group, LLC.
Mr. Phillippe G. Hills
Marts & Lundy, Inc
Mr. Alan R. Hutson, Jr., MPA, CFRE
The Monument Group
Mr. Henry Goldstein, CFRE
Oram Group, Inc.
Mr. Richard Tollefson
The Phoenix Philanthropy Group
Ms. Poonam Prasad
Prasad Consulting & Research
Mr. Cedric A. Richner, CFRE
Richner & Richner
Mr. George C. Ruotolo, Jr. CFRE
Ruotolo Associates, Inc
Mr. Steve Birnbaum
Ms. Barbara Bushong 
Sterling Associates
Mr. Dean Rein 
Ter Molen Watkins & Brandt, LLC
Mr. Kurt Worrell 
TrueSense Marketing
Mr. Bob Westfall 
Westfall Group
Ms. Jennifer Richard
Winkler Group
Mr. James D. Yunker, Ed.D
The Yunker Group, Inc


Mr. Robert K. Lewis, CFRE
Global Advancement, LLC

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