Chris has over twelve years of professional fundraising and development experience working with both small and large fundraising teams. He understands the new challenges facing the charitable sector and is passionate about helping forward-thinking teams embrace new forms of relationship-building using data-driven insights and technologies.
He has led successful fundraising efforts as the Director of Advancement for the Halifax Grammar School and Dalhousie University.
Recently, Chris served for five years as Vice President Development for Fundmetric, a technology firm focused on turning one-time donors into lifetime supporters using artificial intelligence.
He is passionate about making it easier for the charitable sector to embrace and adopt data science technology.
Chris is active in the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and is the Past President of the AFP Nova Scotia Chapter. He was the recipient of the 2015 Outstanding Professional Fundraiser Award.
See Chris speak at #FRO2020: Embracing data-driven fundraising