AGN founder, Dan Allenby, is an author, speaker, and consultant who has worked with educational and nonprofit organizations for over two decades to train staff and volunteers and design and evaluate annual giving strategies. His new book – Ideas for Annual Giving – offers the latest designs for helping institutions increase annual giving and boost alumni participation.
A recipient of the prestigious CASE “Crystal Apple” award for teaching excellence, Dan is an internationally-recognized expert on annual giving. He has chaired CASE’s Institute for Senior Annual Giving Professionals and its Annual Giving Workshop for five collective terms and served on the faculty for CASE’s Summer Institute in Educational Fundraising.
He has served as the assistant vice president for annual giving at Boston University and championed annual giving and member marketing efforts at Tufts University, Georgetown University, and the National Geographic Society. Dan received an MBA from Boston College and a BA from James Madison University, and is certified in the Management of Communication Organizations by Tufts University.
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