Now That We Found Love What Are We Gonna Do With It?
You’ve discovered, identified, researched, cultivated, and asked your prospective donors to support your mission. They said yes. You did it! Now what…?
Join Becky Chambless, CFRE of Ember Consulting as we walk through the labyrinth of donor retention strategy. We’ll unpack gratitude and recognition best practices; showcase creative, cost-effective, mission-centric stewardship ideas; and explore elements of a custom plan to KEEP your donors happily engaged for years to come.
Becky is an experienced Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) with a demonstrated history of creating long-term, sustainable, relationship-based funding in the nonprofit sector, as well as corporate community relations strategy in the for-profit sector.
Becky is the President and Owner of Ember Consulting, LLC, a multi-faceted consulting firm specializing in fundraising and philanthropy consulting, corporate community relations strategy, communications, and public relations. She spent
almost a decade in the nonprofit sector leading fundraising and donor development programs for AWAIC (Abused Women’s Aid in Crisis), Alaska Pacific University, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska. She was also the Vice President of Community Relations for Wells Fargo in Alaska.
An active leader in Alaska, Becky currently serves as the Board President of Beacon Hill, an organization serving children in the foster care system or at risk of entering the system; Vice President of External Affairs for the Association of Fundraising
Professionals (AFP) Alaska Chapter board; and as a planning committee member of 100+ Women Who Care Anchorage.
Becky received her B.A. in Business Administration and Management with a Nonprofit Management Emphasis from Alaska Pacific University. She earned her Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) designation in March 2016. A lifelong Alaskan, Becky currently resides in Anchorage and spends her free time volunteering, traveling, attending performing arts productions, camping, hiking Alaska’s beautiful mountains, and spending quality time with her husband James and
their son Logan.