Thomas G. McCarty, Ph.D., CFRE, has over 30 years of fundraising experience, Tom has previously served non-profit organizations—as a staff member, consultant, and independent contractor — throughout the Eastern United States. His long and successful career encompasses 16 capital campaigns, solicitation of 6- and 7-figure major and planned gifts, grants ranging as high as $3.5 million, and a total of over $60 million raised.
His service to the profession includes board memberships and officer positions in the Central Florida, Western New York, and Central Virginia chapters of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). He also served as President of the Central Florida Chapter of the National Planned Giving Council.
Tom began his career as a college professor of Classics for institutions of higher education in Vermont , Ohio , and North Carolina . He is a graduate of Oberlin College , with advanced degrees from Yale University and The University of Michigan.