Basic

Kathy Johnson Bowles

is researching.

Employee, President, Gordian Knot Consulting

Raleigh, United States of America

Skills

Consulting
Education
Fundraising
USA
Funds
Entrepreneurship

Timeline

Professional experience for Kathy Johnson Bowles

  • Current , since Apr 2019

    President

    Gordian Knot Consulting

    http://Gordianknotconsulting.com https://twitter.com/GordKnotConsult Gordian Knot Consulting PC works with educational, not-for-profit institutions to create philanthropic and revenue generating solutions. Our mission is to unlock under-utilized resources, untangle inefficient policies and procedures, unravel data and compliance issues, and create plans with ambitious but achievable goals. We empower organizations and their partners to realize a shared vision for success.

  • 2 years and 9 months, Jul 2016 - Mar 2019

    Vice President for College Advancement and Executive Director of the Foundation

    State University of New York

    Major accomplishments: • Fundraising and Entrepreneurship: Secured highest giving in the history of the College (net bequests) and second highest including bequests. From FY17 to FY18 increased total giving 77 percent, number of donors by 15 percent, and increased alumni participation (8 percent to 10 percent). Secured more than $2 million for scholarships and student success in FY18.

  • 1 year and 10 months, Sep 2014 - Jun 2016

    Vice President for Advancement

    Warren Wilson College

    Provide leadership, oversight, and direction for the advancement division, including: • Fundraising -- annual fund, major gifts, planned giving, corporate and foundation relations, athletics, and affiliated organizations. Yearly giving average over $4 million. • Advancement Services – gift accounting, acknowledgement, stewardship as well as IRS compliance, data management and prospect research.

Educational background for Kathy Johnson Bowles

  • 2 years and 11 months, Aug 1986 - Jun 1989

    MFA, Photographjy

    Ohio University

  • 3 years and 11 months, Aug 1982 - Jun 1986

    BA, Painting

    Boston University

Interests

Art
Photography
Art Critic
Writing

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