About Renee

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Renée Jensrud brings a wealth of fundraising and management experience to the clients she serves. She has been working in the nonprofit arena since 1991, raising millions of dollars for nonprofit organizations.

Prior to starting her own consulting company, Ms. Jensrud worked for an international fundraising consulting firm and various nonprofit organizations, including Emory University, Senior Citizen Services of Metropolitan Atlanta, Inc., and SciTrek, Georgia’s Science and Technology Museum. Years of working “in the trenches” allows her to understand the challenges facing development staff and their volunteers.

Her professional development experience includes donor cultivation and relations; major gift and annual giving campaigns; volunteer and staff management and training; development audits; marketing and communications; strategic planning; campaign planning and feasibility studies; capital campaigns; special events; prospect research; and grant writing.

Ms. Jensrud has been active in the Association of Fundraising Professionals for many years and has served on the boards of the Greater Atlanta, New Mexico, and Hampton Roads Virginia Chapters. Prior to working in the nonprofit sector, Ms. Jensrud worked in the retail and banking industries and owned her own fine jewelry company. She is an alumna of Vassar College and currently resides in Alpharetta, Georgia with her husband and three children.