We are excited for 2019. If you aren't a member of Advancement Northwest, we invite you to join now. There are many benefits available and we would love to have you join us.

We have lots of great training opportunities coming up in the new year, including the Forum on Strategic Fundraising (June 7-8) and monthly core programs. More information on all these and more will be posted soon. Check out the calendar often for updates.

Happy Holidays from Advancement Northwest!


Meet the 2019 Advancement Northwest Board of Directors and Officers 

The new board members and officers for 2019 were voted in at the Winter Social and Annual Meeting on December 10. Welcome to the new board members!

  • Paul Chiocco, MNPL, Vice President of Development, Pacific Science Center
  • Cole Hardman, Annual Gift Officer, Seattle Children's Hospital
  • Catherine Merlo, CFRE, Senior Individual Giving Officer, Seattle Opera
  • Abbey Norris, Senior Director of Philanthropy, UW Medicine Advancement
  • Andrea (Andi) Price, Consultant, Campbell & Company
  • Thaddeus Teo, Donor Relations Manager/Major Gifts Officer, United Way of King County

Information will be added about the new members in January. For now, you can learn more about the current Board Members.


Conversation with Nate Greenland, a member of the 2018 Scholarship Cohort

AFP Advancement Northwest offers scholarships for promising fundraising professionals. Recipients have the opportunity to attend trainings for free, be paired with a mentor and join a committee to build their network. Nate Greenland is part of the 2018 Scholarship Cohort from Everett. He shared with us his thoughts on the experience and his appreciation for everyone who gave to make this opportunity possible. 

Read more about the conversation with Nate