Michigan League of Conservation Voters
September 2016 — Present
-Identifying new opportunities for successful fundraising and stewardship events that further the organization’s goals
-Planning, coordinating and managing an annual calendar of events for supporters across the state that increase financial support, broaden MLCV networks, deepen relationships with the organization, and reflect their brand
-Growing the marquee fundraising events including Innovation in Conservation in Detroit and Breakfast of Conservation Champions in Grand Rapids to meet ambitious financial goals, cultivate more strategic, corporate partnerships, and tell a compelling story about MLCV work and the MLCV brand
-Identifying strategic opportunities for sponsorships and partnerships tied to others’ events and pursuing those opportunities
-Serving as a resource for other staff on hosting successful events for or with legislators, volunteers, partner organizations and other supporters
-Evaluating the impact of MLCV events, and identifying and implementing improvements.