JOHN F. DONOVAN, CFRE

JOHN F. DONOVAN, CFRE
PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT & CAMPAIGN PRACTICE LEADER
JOHN F. DONOVAN, CFRE

John brings considerable depth and perspective to his work rooted in twenty years consulting experience focused on capital campaign assessment, planning and management as well as development program assessments and planned giving counsel.

John has provided an array of philanthropic consulting services to a wide variety of health care institutions including multi-hospital systems, regional medical centers, rural hospitals, hospice and home health organizations. He has been intimately involved in campaigns as large as $175 million, and he has even championed capital campaign work in complex seasonal communities. Prior to joining Accordant, John was a principal of a long-standing consulting firm which he sold and then served as a senior vice president with a leading, national philanthropic consulting firm.

John has also worked for a planned gift asset management and administration firm where he provided assistance on complex gift planning and investment strategies, trained development staffs on planned giving concepts and worked with donors and their advisors on charitable giving techniques. John is a past executive Board member of a regional planned giving association and is on the regional board for the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy. John is a frequent presenter at national and regional conferences. John is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) and graduate of Villanova University with a degree in Economics.