BETTY ANN COPLEY HARRIS, FAHP

BETTY ANN COPLEY HARRIS, FAHP
PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT
BETTY ANN COPLEY HARRIS, FAHP

Betty Ann Copley Harris has more than 30 years experience in fund development and strategic planning for nonprofit organizations. She is the former founder and president of a nationally recognized health care philanthropy consulting firm, which she sold in 2008. She directed hundreds of capital campaigns, provided strategic counsel to a variety of major healthcare systems and advanced feasibility studies, development program audits, board assessments and more. Betty Ann began her career in health care philanthropy in 1976 at a 600‑bed academic medical center. She is co-author of the book The Fundraising Feasibility Study published by John Wiley & Sons.

Other professional accomplishments include board appointments in the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy, New England Association for Healthcare Philanthropy, Planned Giving Group of New England and CFRE Board. She has frequently served as a faculty member or seminar leader for regional and national philanthropy conferences. Betty Ann achieved her advanced certification as a Fellow of the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy in 1984 and has contributed to the professional advancement of fundraising executives as member of the CFRE Accreditation Board and the AHP Fellows Board of Examiners.