Jennifer Tersigni, CFRE, Founder & Lead Consultant
For more than 18 years, Jennifer has utilized proven effective strategies to assist more than fifty organizations with interim executive leadership, coaching, fundraising, marketing, organizational development, strategic planning, and program development services. Jennifer has raised over $55 million for nonprofit organizations, developed integrated marketing solutions, secured premiere press coverage, and built comprehensive fundraising programs by utilizing integrated strategies that best suit each organization’s needs and resources. As an interim executive, Jennifer has helped nonprofits navigate transition by working with them to stabilize, course correct and grow, and has also led mergers, acquisitions and closures when Boards of Directors decide that is the next best step. Jennifer brings experience working with arts, education, disaster relief, human services, youth service, elder service, international, justice and law enforcement, animal rights, and environmental organizations, as well as with entrepreneurs, small businesses and government agencies.
Jennifer’s introduction to fundraising began as a team member in the Office of the Social Secretary at The White House, where she implemented political and social events for the President and First Lady of the United States. A 2010 Tucson 40 Under 40 recipient and Rotary International GSE Team member, Jennifer is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Jennifer enjoys travel, yoga, hiking, kayaking and singing. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, a master’s degree from the University of Arizona, Yoga Instructor and Yoga Therapy Certifications from the Paramanand Yoga Institute & Ashram in Indore, India, and is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE). Jennifer has lived, traveled and worked in more than 35 countries throughout Europe, Central America, Asia and Africa and brings cross-cultural experience to her work with clients both at home and abroad.