Author: Heather Thornton

Heather’s passion for working with and for nonprofits is evidenced in her professional and personal endeavors. She has been a member of the Alexander Haas team for over eleven years, serving mainly our clients in the higher education sector with a broad array of services, ranging from campaign counsel to study management to board training. She was recently involved in the Saving Sweet Briar College campaign, working closely with alumnae to help prevent the closing of the College in 2015 and to raise the funds that enabled Sweet Briar to reopen for the 2015-2016 academic year. Heather previously worked at The Southern Center for International Studies.

Fostering Young Alumni Donors

  By Heather Thornton, Project Coordinator The other day, I received a holiday email from my alma mater which promoted me to put “make year-end gift to Sewanee” on my to-do list.  Being in the fundraising field and working with higher education institutions on a daily basis, it also got me thinking about my relationship… Read more »