​​​​​​APRA GEORGIA AND OTHER CONFERENCES THAT MAY BE OF INTEREST FOR

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:



CURRENT CONFERENCES:


APRA-GA SPRING CONFERENCE 

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Diversifying Your Fundraising Approach and Measuring Strategic Impacts


Featured speakers and topics include:


It's not just the numbers! - Income Psychology & Giving Behavior

Presented by Amy Begg, Harvard University


Engaging More Women as major Donors

Presented by Angela White, CRFE, JGA


The Importance of Metrics in Advancement

Presented by Jon Thorsen, Advancement Serives Consultant


Demystifying DEI in Prospect Development: A Systems Thinking Approach

Presented by Chandra Montgomery, University of Southern Califronia


To REGISTER, and read more about the sessions, please click HERE




​PAST CONFERENCES:

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 ​​​APRA-GA FALL CONFERENCE 
Date: THURSDAY, November 12, 2020

Creative Strategies for Impactful Fundraising


Directly Impact Business Goals Using A.I. (and Be a Hero)

Jim Dries, CEO, piLYTIX

Dynamic Trio of Female Fundraisers Share Insights, Tips, and Strategies to Successful Fundraisingduring COVID-19
​Cheryl Anderson Ciucevich, Director of Development, College of Science and Mathematics, Georgia Southern University
Jennifer Daly, Director of Development, Advancement and Alumni Engagement, Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
Shenika Swan, Director of Individual and Planned Giving, Spelman College

Breakout Session for New Researchers
Hosted by the APRA-Georgia Board

The Synergy of Major Giving and Diversity: Raise More Money from 

the Whole Community
Armando Zumaya, Consultant, Speaker and Fundraiser

How to Find and Manage Negative News Before It Becomes a Disruptor
Ginger Cole, Product Manager/Account Manager, 
Nexis@Solutions division of LexisNexis


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​2020 APRA-GA Spring Conference
OPTIMIZING DATA AND REVITALIZING PROSPECT MANAGEMENT

Sponsored by Blackbaud 
May 15, 2020 
Virtual Conference due to COVID-19
 


Featured Speakers included:


Dwight Dozier, CIO, Georgia Tech Foundation and

Chris Cannon, CFRE, President of Zuri Group’s Strategic Services

Holly Weimer, Associate Director of Prospect Management, University of Georgia

Juan Garcia, Assistant Vice President for Advancement Strategy and Campaign Director, University of Texas at Austin

Chantel Dunham, Director of Development, University of Georgia Libraries, The Georgia Review and  UGA Press