NCGPC Board Members

NCGPC Board, May 2019


Nikki Peters


Nikki Peters LinkedIn

Associate Director of Gift Planning
The Nature Conservancy

Ann Kolakowski


Ann Kolakowski LinkedIn

Senior Director, Planned Gifts
The Humane Society of the United States

Elissa Leif


Elissa Leif LinkedIn

MiniMatters Video + Marketing

Joanne Pipkin


Joanne Pipkin, CAP LinkedIn

Director of Donor Relations and Gift Planning
Archdiocese of Washington

Maya Weil

Vice President for Programs

Maya Weil, CAP LinkedIn

Gift Planning Consultant
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater

Vice President for Membership

Evelyn Morgner LinkedIn

Director, Planned Giving and Transformational Gift Services | Investor Relations
United Way Worldwide

Ann Kolakowski

PG Days Chair (ex-officio)

Ann Kolakowski, CAP ®LinkedIn

Senior Director, Planned Gifts
The Humane Society of the United States

Elana Lippa

Immediate Past President

Elana F. Lippa LinkedIn

Director of Planned Giving
National Academics of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Board Members

Kara Barnes

Kara Barnes, CAP LinkedIn

Senior Director of Planned Giving
American University

Mary Bet Dobson

Mary Bet Dobson, CAP LinkedIn

Senior Director Individual Giving & Gift Planning
American Chemical Society

Sara Eigenberg

Sara Eigenberg, JD LinkedIn

Deputy Director of Planned Giving and Endowments
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Susan Feidelman

Susan Feidelman LinkedIn

Principal Account Executive
The Stelter Company

Beth Fiencke

Beth Fiencke LinkedIn

Director, Gift Planning Strategy and Stewardship
The Nature Conservancy

Adam S. Lewis, CFRE, CAP

Adam S. Lewis, CFRE, CAP ®LinkedIn

Director, Planned Giving
The George Washington University

Jim Luerssen

Jim Luerssen LinkedIn

Director of Planned Giving
Defenders of Wildlife

Thomas Perkins, CAP

Thomas Perkins, CAP ®LinkedIn

Associate Director, Planned Giving
Ocean Conservancy

Tiffanie Purvis

Tiffanie N. Purvis, Esq. LinkedIn

Director, Office of Gift Planning
University of Maryland, College Park

Meg Roberts

Meg Roberts LinkedIn

Vice President of Gift Planning
Impact Communications

Pamela Spears, FAHP, CFRE, CAE, APR LinkedIn

Chief Development Officer
Cornerstone Montgomery, Inc.

John-Joseph (JJ) van Haelewyn

John-Joseph (JJ) van Haelewyn LinkedIn

Director of Planned Giving
Smithsonian Institution

Jade Bristol Verity

Jade Bristol Verity, J.D. LinkedIn

Director of Estate Planning
Human Rights Campaign


Pamela Valenzuela, CAE

Pamela Valenzuela, CAE LinkedIn

Executive Director, NCGPC
Principal, Ascent Management

Emily Martin

Emily Martin LinkedIn

Account Specialist
Ascent Management