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Angela Kemper, MA, CFRE, Senior Associate/Discussion Facilitator
Angela Kemper, MA, CFRE, is a senior associate with Garner Economics.
is a successful fundraiser, trainer, and consultant with expertise in strategic communication, who has generated results in nonprofit and corporate organizations for more than 23 years.
has held executive positions for fundraising and membership programs that have led to successful multimillion dollar capital campaigns, double-digit increases in annual campaigns, special events, membership growth, and renewed and realigned boards.
As a consultant for 12 years, Angela
has worked with clients in North Carolina, the Southeast, and nationally.
has created dozens of development audits and tailored development plans, conducted feasibility studies and capital campaigns, facilitated board retreats and planning sessions for groups ranging from six in number to more than 200 people, assessed membership programs, developed business plans, and more.
has conducted many workshops and taught fundraising for the Duke University Certificate Program in Nonprofit Management
has facilitated community visioning and strategic planning processes and has conducted numerous electronic surveys and focus groups to generate broad input and consensus.
She is a skilled facilitator, with successful outcomes in group strategic planning and community dialog.
also has extensive Chamber of Commerce and membership experience, working with clients on membership growth and planning.
Angela was the Director of Major Gifts at the North Carolina Outward Bound School and the Vice President of Member Services at the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce.
Previously, Angela taught strategic communication for the Master of Business Administration program at the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University for four years.
She has a masterâ€™s degree in communication studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Her bachelorâ€™s degree is also from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Angela currently serves on the board of directors for the Western North Carolina Association of Fundraising Professionals.
She has also served on the boards of directors for the United Way of Asheville-Buncombe County, the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce, the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics Foundation, and the National Association for Membership Development.