Our Team


Founder

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.

For more information, contact Dan at [email protected] or 888.407.5064, add Dan to your network on LinkedIn or follow Dan on Twitter


Staff

 

 

 

 

 

Brian Allenby
Director of Operations
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Sarah Rubin
Events Manager
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Consultants

 

 

 

 

 

Skylar Beaver
The Spence School
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Gina Fiorillo
Rutgers University
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Laura McGinley
New York University
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Anne Murphy
Westminster School
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Laura Tepper
University of Pennsylvania
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Instructors

 

Geoff Bartlett
Keturi Beatty
Skylar Beaver
Melissa Bellanceau
Ryan Bersani
Adam Bradley
Nate Cairney
Jenny Daigle Benoit
Rodger Devine
Gina Fiorillo
Dan Frezza
Heather Greig
Mike Gyulai
Maria Held
Colin Hennessy
Emily Hilber
Meredith Johnston
Jocelyn Kane
Missy Kennedy
Randy Kinder
Greg Knedler
Martha Krohn
Karen LaMalva
Lacie LaRue
Erin Martinovich
Laura McGinley
Julia Miller
Anne Murphy
Abby Palsic
Tim Ponisciak
Sara Prince
Ramy Rahall
Mary Risner
Molly Robbins
Ben Rupp
Matt Siegel
Jeff Stauch
Liz Sullivan
Lance Taylor
John Templeman
Laura Tepper
Julianne Troyer
Rebecca Trump
Meg Weber
Amy Wilson