Board of Directors Print

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
Executive Director, Planned Giving
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, WA
Thompkins VP, Programs
Crystal Thompkins
Head of Philanthropic Solutions
BNY Mellon Planned Giving
Greensboro, NC
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
SchultzJaarda VP, Research
Kristen Jaarda, J.D.
Sr. Vice President
Crescendo Interactive, Inc.
Camarillo, CA
Locke VP, Governance & Secretary
(Immediate Past President)
Rebecca Locke
Executive Director, Gift Planning
American Red Cross
Decatur, GA



Bennett Pamela Bennett, J.D.
Director of Gift Planning
American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee
New York, NY
Cable  Edwin L. Cable, CPA, CFP®
Director of Gift Planning
Denison University
Granville, OH
Clark  Kinna N. Clark, Esq.
Director of Gift Planning Services
UNC System Office - NC Gift Planning, LLC
Chapel Hill, NC
Katzenstein Lawrence P. Katzenstein, J.D.
Thompson Coburn LLP
St. Louis, MO
Laskin Bill Laskin
Vice President, Product Management
PG Calc
Cambridge, MA
Leib  N. Shane Leib, FSA, MAAA
Noblesville, IN
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
Putman Paul Putman, Ph.D.
Director, Philanthropic Services
The Cleveland Foundation
Cleveland, OH
Sheffield Cathy R. Sheffield, CAP®, CFRE, CSPG, FCEP
Chief Advancement Officer
Lena Pope
FortWorth, TX
Taylor Corliss Taylor, J.D., MBA
Vice President, Trust Consultant – Midwest Region
Raymond James Trust N.A.
St. Petersburg, FL
Throne  Angela R. Throne
Gift Planning Operations Manager
Texas A&M Foundation
College Station, TX
Welling Michael S. Welling
Planned Giving Estate and Business Operations Manager
World Vision
Antelope, CA
Yuen Dien Yuen, J.D./LL.M., CAP®
Assistant Professor of Philanthropy
The American College of Financial Services
King of Prussia, PA