8A | A Minute to Win It - Events

Thursday, Sept 22
4:00 - 5:00 PM

Suitable across all audiences

Experience Level
Suitable for all levels

Shop Size
Suitable for any size shop


A perennial conference favorite so popular that that we’re offering several sessions focused on different topics.  Be prepared for a rapid-fire hour filled with more great ideas than you thought could fit into a single conference session!  Hear from multiple donor relations professionals as they pitch their best event ideas in roughly a minute, all the while taking questions from the audience.  Everyone will reign supreme, guaranteed to have several good ideas to take away at the end of the session.


HOST: Mary Solomons


Mary Solomons, Senior Director of Donor Relations and Campaign Events, Skidmore College

Lora Sharpe, Director of Donor Relations, Wheaton College

Val O’Brien Smith, Director of Donor Relations, Connecticut College

Robin Prout, Director of Donor Relations, Emma Willard School

Angela Altamore, Director of Donor Relations, Creighton University

Jenn Robinson, Director Advancement Programs, George Mason University

Jennifer Johnson, Assistant Vice President, Donor Relations, Cook Children’s Health Foundation

Leah Nicoletti, Donor Relations Manager, Cook Children’s Health Foundation

Debbie Meyers, Senior Director of Donor Relations and Stewardship, University of Maryland