Experts Bureau

Donor relations and stewardship are central to all advancement efforts, and ADRP is the leading source for relevant and timely information.

Members of the ADRP Experts Bureau are available for speaking engagements, expert commentary, or other media requests. These prominent industry leaders can provide insight on a variety of topics of interest to all professionals in the fields of development, fundraising and institutional advancement.

Please scroll down to review their specific areas of expertise; click on any individual’s name to learn more.

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Erika Bernal
Director of Development and
Alumni Relations
Marshall B. Ketchum University

Areas of Expertise
• Volunteer Management
• Agreements and Gift Acceptance/Compliance
• Capital Projects: Physical Recognition & Naming Opportunities
• Database Management
• Donor Relations within Development

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Corinne Cramer
Manager, Donor & Fund Stewardship
University of California, San Diego

Areas of Expertise

• Acknowledgements
•  Stewardship Reporting
•  Endowment Fund Reporting
•  Current Use Gift Fund Reporting
•  Gift Fund Compliance
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Rose Dalba
Director of Donor Engagement & Development Operations
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Areas of Expertise
•  Strategic Planning
•  Gift Stewardship
•  Event Planning
•  Donor Relations within Development
•  Development Communications, including website
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Maureen Donnelly
Senior Director of Development, Donor Relations
Massachusetts General Hospital

Areas of Expertise
•  Strategic Planning & Operations
•  Stewardship Communications & Impact Reporting
• Donor Relations Program Audit & Consultation
•  Major Gift Stewardship & Individualized Stewardship Plans

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Julia S. Emlen
Director of Development
Community MusicWorks, Providence, R.I.

Areas of Expertise
• Management and Organizational Structure
• Strategic Planning
• Metrics
• Giving Societies
• Small nonprofit organization stewardship and donor relations

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Tony Englert
Executive Director
Franciscan Alliance Foundation


Areas of Expertise
• Management and Organizational Structure
• Acknowledgements
• Stewardship Reporting
• Principle Gifts ($1M donors)
• Giving Societies
• Donor Relations within Development
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Paige Eubanks
-Barrow

Associate Vice President 
of Donor Relations  
Oklahoma State University Foundation

Areas of Expertise
• Management and Organizational Structure
• Strategic Planning
• Gift Stewardship: Principal Gifts ($1M donors)
• Giving Societies
• Donor Relations within Development

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Lori Green

Planned Giving Officer
University of Alabama at Birmingham 


Areas of Expertise
• Acknowledgements
• Stewardship Reporting
• Event Planning
• Planned Giving

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Cindy Hancock

Founder
Belden Avenue Partners, LLC.


Areas of Expertise
• Agreements and Gift Acceptance/Compliance
• Capital Projects: Physical Recognition and Naming Opportunities
• Giving Societies
• Database Management
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Angela Joens

 Executive Director of Development  Outreach
 University of California, Davis

Areas of Expertise
• Management and Organizational Structure
• Strategic Planning
• Agreements and Gift Acceptance/Compliance
• Giving Societies
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Mark Lanum

Director of Stewardship & 
Donor Recognition

University of Washington

Areas of Expertise
• Strategic Planning
• Stewardship Reporting
• Social Media and Technology
• Database Management (Advance)
• Online Stewardship Tools and Systems

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Nancy McKinney

Director, Donor Stewardship
University of California, Berkeley


Areas of Expertise
• Management and Organizational Structure
• Stewardship Reporting
• Giving Societies
• Large, complex, highly decentralized organizations

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Debbie Meyers

Senior Director of Stewardship
University of Maryland



Areas of Expertise
• Acknowledgements
• Agreements and Gift Acceptance & Compliance
• Stewardship Reporting
• Database Management
• Writing & Editing
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Andrea Orr

Associate Director, Major Gifts
The Princess Margaret 
Cancer Foundation


Areas of Expertise
• Stewardship Reporting
• Stewardship of Principle Gifts ($1M donors)
• Capital Projects: Physical Recognition and Naming Opportunities
• Donor Relations within Development

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Alan Pearson
, CFRE

Director of Donor Relations 
& Development

Blue Letter Bible (Lake Forest, CA)

Areas of Expertise
• Management & Organizational Structure
• Strategic Planning
• Donor Relations within Development
• Major gift solicitation, recognition & contact planning
• Board development