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Susan O’Donnell Black Named Keynote Speaker at OH Regional GPA Conference

We are excited to announce that Susan O’Donnell Black will be the Key Note Speaker at the Ohio Regional GPA Conference! Mark your calendars for September 15th and plan to join us!

Susan Black, CFRE brings over 20 years of experience in fundraising, public relations and organizational leadership experience to Allene Professional Fundraising. Susan has a Bachelor’s and master’s degree in political science from Mary Baldwin College and the University of Richmond, respectively. Her career in development began at Marietta College and she went on to gain experience at Easter Seals of Central Ohio and the Epilepsy Foundation of Central Ohio before serving as Vice-President of Advancement for five years at St. Vincent Family Centers in Columbus OH. She is a remember of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Kiwanis Club of Columbus. She received her Certified Fundraising Executive designation in 2006, 2009 and 2012. Her book Help! They Want Me to Fundraise! was published in 2014.

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2 Comments

  1. Scott Williams Scott Williams
    July 26, 2017    

    Very happy to see Susan selected!
    She’s great and always has some interesting perspectives to share.

    • Julie Jardine Julie Jardine
      July 27, 2017    

      Thanks, Scott. We’re very excited to have her on board!

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