Lessons Learned in Leadership


Date: January 21, 2021
Location: Virtual - Zoom


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Lessons Learned in Leadership

Date: Thursday, January 21, 2021

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. MST, Virtual via Zoom

About the session:

This series, being offered virtually on the 3rd Thursday of each month, will engage senior level professionals and leaders in our industry to share learnings from their career by answering some top frequently asked questions and also provide an opportunity for participants to join in the conversation to ask additional questions.

Mark your calendars now and plan to join us online for these great learning opportunities! All events are approximately 1 hour and will feature a different top industry professional each month.

About the speaker:

Mike Geiger is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), representing individuals and organizations that raise more than $115 billion in charitable contributions every year for countless causes around the world.

Mike has over 25 years of leadership experience in the nonprofit sector and was recently ranked as #15 in Onalytics's list of Top 100 Charity Social Media Influencers. Prior to accepting the President & CEO role for AFP, he served as executive director of the Chief Executives Organization, Inc., an international membership organization with a focus on education. He has previously served in senior executive positions for the German Marshall Fund of the United States, and the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

Born and raised in Copenhagen, Denmark, Mike is a Certified Public Accountant. He holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of Richmond and a Master's in Business Administration from Northeastern University. He moved to the U.S. to attend college and now lives with his family in northern Virginia. A very, very long time ago, Mike was a highly competitive tennis player, and while he remains passionate about the sport, he spends most of his time with family and friends, a glass of good bourbon and a Nordic crime novel.

Zoom log in details will be sent to all registered participants upon registration closing.