Professional Speaker

Are you looking for an engaging keynote speaker for an upcoming conference? Or are you planning a retreat and want content rich fundraising training or board education? I could be the presenter you are seeking.

Ask around and you’ll likely find someone who’s heard me speak on one (or several) of the following topics:


  • Fundraising as Ministry: Growing Givers’ Hearts One Ask at a Time
  • Called to Ask: The Fundraiser’s Amazing, Exciting, and Essential Ministry
  • Growing Givers’ Hearts in Good Economic Times and Bad
  • The Power of a Long-time Focus on Donors’ Hearts: Planned Giving as Ministry
  • Beyond the Budget: Messages, Methods, and Motivators for Faith-filled Giving
  • Getting Started: Building a Fundraising Program from the Ground Up
  • Fundraising 101: Back to the Basics
  • Inter-generational Fundraising Strategies
  • The Pastor’s Role in Growing Generous Hearts

Board Governance

  • Being the Board Your Organization Deserves
  • The President’s Role in Maximizing the Board
  • The CEO and Board in Relationship
  • More than Mere Words: The Board and the Care and Nurture of the CEO
  • All Together Now: Understanding Shared Governance
  • Being a Board Worth Joining: The Importance of Intentional Succession Planning
  • The Board’s Role in Fundraising
  • The Board and Fundraising as Ministry

You can trust me to tailor my presentation to the needs and interests of the projected audience with down-to-earth, practical advice they can put into practice immediately.


The easiest and surest way to reach me is by email at From there we can set up a telephone or Skype conversation.