Michael Henry - Chief Strategist at PlannedGiving.Com

Michael Henry

VP, Business Strategist, PlannedGiving.Com

Mike has worked with a diverse mix of nonprofits throughout his career. Originally from the Philadelphia area, his career began in Washington, D.C., where he helped nonprofits grow their donor…

Paul Yeghiayan

Paul Yeghiayan has more than 20 years of experience in small-business development, nonprofit management, and on the front lines of fundraising.

Russell Willis

Russell A. Willis, JD, LLM

An "Advisor to the Advisors"

Russ is a freelance writer and a consultant in transfer tax planning — an advisor to the advisors. Among his other engagements, Russ is a manager of non-cash research for…

William Scheller

William Scheller

STRATEGIC BRANDING AND BUSINESS OPTIMIZATION EXPERT Bill’s extensive skills in marketing, finance, licensing, communications and general management have driven break-through strategies for the entire lifecycle of regulated and non-regulated consumer…

Laura Sicola, PhD

Founder, Vocal Impact Productions

Dr. Laura Sicola is a professional speaker and leadership communication coach, and the founder of Vocal Impact Productions in Philadelphia, PA. Laura is known for her coaching and live on-camera…

Lise Twiford

Lise Twiford

Vice President, Advancement at the American College

Lise is an experienced fundraiser, dynamic speaker, educator, and mentor. With a focus on healthcare, her more than 25 years of professional fundraising and development career includes extensive experience in…

Gail Rodgers Customer Service Representative and Planned Giving Specilist

Gail Rodgers

Account Executive, PlannedGiving.Com

Gail Rodgers is a customer service representative at PlannedGiving.Com. Her background includes singing, acting, the piano, she has sung several times at the Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, and participated in…

Patrick O’Donnell

Social Media and Content Strategist

Patrick is an author, editor, copy writer, social media specialist and digital marketing authority. He contributes content and editing expertise to PlannedGiving.Com, and works on a wide range of projects…


Jeff Comfort

Vice President of Principal Gifts and Gift Planning, Oregon State University

A national leader in the field of gift planning, Jeff Comfort joined the Oregon State University Foundation in January 2013 after a distinguished 18-year career at Georgetown University. There he…

Andrew Gray

Tax Manager
National Tax Exempt Practice
Crowe Horwath LLP

I’m a passionate leader who loves to serve others and add value to people. I believe my work matters because people matter. My clients include nonprofit healthcare systems, private foundations,…

Stuart Sullivan

Stuart Sullivan

Senior Vice President

Stuart Sullivan provides senior level counsel on campaigns, strategic planning, various forms of giving, and management of programs and staff. Before joining Graham-Pelton, Stuart served as the Executive Vice President…

Camilyn Leone

Consultant, Teaching and Coaching Practice, GG+A

Camilyn Leone, Esq., specializes in philanthropy and the law.  She served as a planned giving director at universities, hospitals and museums. She’s been an adjunct law professor at the University…