Like most fundraising professionals, Judy Anderson, Project Director at Alexander Haas, did not begin her career knowing that she wanted to be in development. With a background in marketing and public relations, Judy’s introduction in to the world of fundraising started with a simple, “Hey, Judy – you write! Why don’t you write this grant?” The rest, as they say, is history. During her 15-year tenure with Alexander Haas, Judy has worked with many organizations and has helped to streamline and strengthen their fundraising efforts. In this month’s episode of Futures in Fundraising, Judy shares some benchmarks of an effective and efficient development operation as well as some red flags of which organizations should be aware within their own development departments.
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