So psyched to speak at AFP International in San Francisco 2017!

So happy! Today I got word that I’ve been accepted to speak at Association of Fundraising Professionals International Conference in San Francisco in April/May 2017! 🙂 WAHOOOO! I’ve never spoken at this conference before, so I’m really excited about all of the fun people I’ll meet and all of the interesting talks I’ll hear.

2015 in a nutshell

What a year! This year I am so happy that I have gotten to know these wonderful people better! And gotten to work with them! 🙂 Without them, the Fundraising Career Conference would not have been possible. The Fundraising Career Conference was the biggest, scariest and most exciting thing about 2015. I am so happy […]

Jamaica was so fun!

Jamaica was such a blast! I learned what Bammies are, and what Festival is. Both foodstuffs! but I tried jerk chicken and oxtail and goat, and they were all delicious. I went swimming and walking through Kingston, and got a sense of the region. Bauxite is apparently one of the major export products of Jamaica. […]

London was a blast!

  Wow! This last week, I got to speak in London at the Institute of Fundraising’s National Fundraising Convention. I was so pleased when they accepted my proposal, especially since this is my first international speaking gig.     Here’s a picture of the audience, I think there were over 120 people in the room. […]

Like Musical Instruments!

I’m so happy to announce that I’ve been featured in a new anthology of poetry, edited by Larry Fagin, called “Like Musical Instruments” Featuring photographs by John Sarsgaard, and poetry from some pretty fabulous NY school poets, including Kostas Agnopulos, Diane di Prima, Rae Armantrout, Alice Notley, Anselm Hollo, David Henderson, John Godfrey, Jo Ann […]