Paul covers emerging trends in the fundraising landscape and how to tell a truly compelling visual story.
Paul is a seasoned professional with over 30 years of experience in education with 28 years at the management and executive level; Experience in small, medium, and large institutions; Public & Private; Successful personal solicitations of gifts up to $10 million; Extensive experience in team building; Leader in creating and strengthening professional development operations; Experience in multiple campaigns at various levels; Directly responsible for raising in excess of $200 million and leader in programming that has raised over a $1 billion.
With over a decade of experience working with K12 schools and higher education institutions’ fundraising efforts, Katie Haystead now oversees the partnerships team at Community Funded. Her passion for partner success and satisfaction aligns with Community Funded’s priorities and Katie’s unique background is well suited to manage the day to day operations of our partnerships team as well as new market acquisition.
Prior to joining the team at Community Funded, Katie served many roles within the Fundraising Division at Ruffalo Noel Levitz. Her experience ranges from working onsite and remotely with clients executing phonathon programs, developing annual giving strategies, onsite consultations and also developing multichannel strategies allowing for strong synergy between annual giving channels and creating strong major and planned gift pipelines.
Katie is based in Metro Detroit and is a graduate of Central Michigan University, where she worked for the phonathon for 3 years while working towards her History Major.
In addition to his 11 years overseeing Chuck Swindoll’s Insight Living Ministries communications department, Todd Turner has worked as a digital strategist for faith based organizations across the globe..