SARASOTA, Fla. (September 11, 2013) – Bob Carter Companies LLC expanded its team of philanthropy and fundraising consultants, adding three Managing Directors with extensive nonprofit experience and expertise. Carol Carter, Eileen Toohey, and Christina Walker are the newest consultants working with BCCo, which uses a dynamic team approach to help nonprofit organizations develop and reach their unique fundraising goals.
Carter has more than 30 years of experience in development and advancement for higher education institutions and national nonprofits addressing human needs. She worked with the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon University and New College Foundation, and she served as Managing Director of Strategic Gifts for Feeding America. Through hands-on fundraising and management of development teams, Carter helped raise over $1 billion.
Toohey has 25 years of experience in fundraising and development for McDonogh School, an independent K-12 in Baltimore, Md. Her areas of expertise include campaign planning, donor relations, board development and team building to help nonprofits develop and implement strategic fundraising initiatives. Toohey helped raise over $100 million for McDonogh, including a successful $75 million capital campaign.
Walker has 30 years of experience in working with local and global nonprofit organizations as a staff member and consultant. Most recently, she led The Nature Conservancy’s philanthropy, marketing, corporate engagement and board development efforts in its 16-country Latin America Region. Prior to that, as Chief Philanthropy Officer, she launched the Conservancy’s successful $1.6 billion campaign.
Walker resides in Sarasota, Carter lives on Anna Maria Island near Sarasota, and Toohey lives in Baltimore.
Bob Carter Companies (www.bobcarterco.com) has its headquarters in Sarasota and has a regional office in Mexico City. Bob Carter, President and CEO, currently serves as chair of the boards of directors for the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the National Aquarium.
Bob Carter Companies LLC (www.BobCarterCo.com) is an innovative philanthropic and fundraising consulting service. To contact BCCo, email JBennett@BobCarterCo.com or call 941.388.3414.
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