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Tom Brush

Advancement Designs

Tom Brush is a nonprofit consultant/coach who partners with nonprofit leaders and organizations to design strategies to further engage with their constituencies, effectively manage volunteers and boards, increase donations from individuals, corporations, and foundations, and creatively steward donors. After spending nearly 25 years working in leadership, engagement and development in the nonprofit sector, Brush knows that each organization is unique and he helps them find their own unique pathway to success.

As the founder of Advancement Designs, Brush has supported nonprofits of all sizes in the areas of strategic planning, organizational leadership, board and volunteer management, and resource generation. He regularly presents and speaks on these topics at conferences and in front of groups large and small.

Tom Brush participated in the 2024 Nonprofit Summit as a breakout presenter. His breakout room topics were: Roles & Responsibilities: Board vs Staff and Board Recruitment and Onboarding.