Trainer & Consultant Profile:

Robin Thompson


Robin Thompson

Certified Nonprofit Fundraising Professional


Robin Thompson has over two decades of experience working with nonprofits and fundraising in her roles as Executive Director of Philanthropy, Vice President for Development and consulting for several nonprofit organizations.

Robin managed over $17 million in assets as executive director of a nonprofit. As Vice President, Robin and her staff were responsible for raising over $10 million annually. She successfully designed and implemented a $3.9 million Comprehensive Campaign. Robin closed two debt reduction campaigns, each one raising several million dollars in less than one year. She has built endowments from less than $100,000 to over $2 million in less than two years.

As a fundraising consultant, trainer, and coach, Robin works with nonprofits and educational institutions throughout the US and internationally including some of the largest organizations to the smallest.

Her expertise as a professional speaker was instrumental in earning the Certified Virtual Presenter designation. Robin has a fundraising certificate from Indiana University School of Philanthropy. Her BS degree is from West Virginia University and she has a Masters Degree from the University of Utah. She is the author of two books, Putting the Fun in FUNdraising: The Secrets to Raising More Money Faster and Easier and Know Stress to No Stress—A guide to achieving life balance.