has been in the non-profit industry for over 30 years.
After working for several non-profit organizations, she
business partner decided to start their own consulting firm, ejIMPACT, Inc.
in 2001 and fundraisingcourses.com in 2011.
Ellen is known for her straight-shooting approach when facilitating board retreats and producing the results and outcomes planned with the Chairman of the Board and Executive Director of the organization.
has developed direct mail and major gift programs for many organizations.
experience in the major gift field has been expansive.
She developed the first endowment program for a local American Red Cross Chapter; worked with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation chapters to build and enhance their Major Gift programs and supported the growth of Major Gifts with many singular organizations.
After working with an organization on a specific project and yielding the required results, Ellen
has been asked to continue her
professional relationship with these organizations by providing her
services in other areas such as strategic planning, capital campaigns and development assessments.
is a person who truly "gets it" when it comes to having to accomplish all parts of the job by yourself.
is well-known for her
teaching techniques which include best practices, the ability to speak to newcomers as well as seasoned fundraisers and most especially, her