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Executive Committee

Bull President
Joseph O. Bull, J.D.
Philanthropy Advisory Counsel
Columbus, OH
Purcell President-elect
Philip M. Purcell, CFRE, MPA/J.D.
Director of Planned Giving
The Salvation Army, Central Territory
Hoffman Estates, IL
Hesseltine VP, Development
Renee V. Kurdzos
Director of Gift Planning Fundraising
The Nature Conservancy
Seattle, WA
Sheffield VP, Programs
Cathy R. Sheffield, CAP®, CFRE, CSPG, FCEP
Chief Advancement Officer
Lena Pope
FortWorth, TX
Major VP, Engagement
Julian "Nev" Major IV
Director of Gift Planning Administration
The Nature Conservancy
Arlington, VA
Ely VP, Rates & Regulations
David G. Ely, CFA
Portfolio Manager
Brown Advisory
Boston, MA
McGowan VP, Finance & Investments
Kevin P. McGowan
Chief Financial Officer
Catholic Extension Society
Chicago, IL
Clark VP, Research
Kinna N. Clark, Esq.
Director of Gift Planning Services
UNC System Office - NC Gift Planning, LLC
Chapel Hill, NC
Locke VP, Governance & Secretary and
Immediate Past President
Rebecca Locke
Vice President, Gift Planning
American Red Cross
Decatur, GA



Alex Brovey Alexandra P. Brovey, J.D., LL.M.
Senior Director, Gift Planning
Northwell Health Foundation
New Hyde Park, NY
Cable  Edwin L. Cable, CPA, CFP®
Director of Planned Giving
Mount Vernon Nazarene University
Mt. Vernon, OH
Katzenstein Lawrence P. Katzenstein, J.D.
Thompson Coburn LLP
St. Louis, MO
Pamela Leonard
National Executive Lead for Charitable Estate Planning
American Heart Association
Clarksburg, WV
Chris Long Christopher Long
Managing Director
Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC
New York, NY
Makela-Goodman Rochelle Makela-Goodman
Asst. VP, Gift Planning
Oregon Health & Sciences University
Portland, OR
Melvin  Catherine L. Melvin, CPA, CITP
Indiana University Foundation
Bloomington, IN
Parsons Angela G. Parsons, J.D., CAP®
Vice President for Donor Services
The Columbus Foundation
Columbus, OH
Stelter Jeremy Stelter
Executive Vice President
The Stelter Company
Des Moines, Iowa
Melissa Sylvester Melissa Sylvester, CFA, CAIA, AIF
Vice President, Senior Planned Giving Investment Specialist
PNC Institutional Asset Management
Pittsburgh, PA
Bryan Taylor Bryan Taylor, CFA
Chief Investment Officer & Chief Executive Officer
Cornerstone Management
Duluth, GA
Taylor Corliss Taylor, J.D., MBA
Trust Strategist
Baird Trust
St. Petersburg, FL
Carl Wayne
Executive Director Gift Planning
UC Berkeley
Berkley, CA
Welling Michael S. Welling
Planned Giving Director
Operation Smile
Antelope, CA

Ex-Officio Directors

Leib Actuary
N. Shane Leib, FSA, MAAA

Noblesville, IN