Michele Goodrich brings a strong and varied background in a wide range of management disciplines including financial development, program innovation, operational oversight, volunteer and staff development, marketing and public relations to her work with the Donor by Design Team. She is passionate about helping nonprofits increase their capacity to fulfill their missions and better serve their communities.
With over 30 years of nonprofit leadership experience, Michele has served as a program leader, resident camp executive, marketing and communications director, vice president of program development, chief of operations, and chief development officer. She has also served as an active volunteer and board member for arts, youth services, private schools and cultural organizations including Storytelling Arts of Indiana, Girls Inc., and the Catholic Youth Organization.
Michele brings a unique understanding of the challenges facing non-profits today and an ability to customize services to meet each client’s needs. She provides counsel for:
- Feasibility Studies and Capital Campaigns
- Development Audits
- Annual Campaigns
- Strategic Planning
- Collaboration Development and Strengthening
- Development Staff Coaching
- Board and Volunteer Development
- Program Development for Grant Funding
Michele earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Indiana University and has participated in advanced seminars on financial development at Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. She is a YMCA Senior Director and has served on the NAYDO Council (North American YMCA Development Organization) and is a member of AFP (Association of Fundraising Professionals).
Phone/Fax (toll-free): 877.323.3904, x707
Phone (direct): 317.371.9729