Training Details

Monday, December 17, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET

Merwin's Wharf
Lakeside Reservation
1785 Merwin Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113


Sold Out


"Development Director" is a daunting title. Do you have what it takes to lead your own fundraising team?  Can you handle the pressures and responsibilities? Find out at this relaxed, conversational program.

A panel of experienced development directors from organizations large and small will be on hand to tell their stories and answer your questions. Enjoy refreshments in the comfort of Merwin's Wharf restaurant and prepare for your future!

This session will be moderated by Anne-Marie E. Connors, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging.

Panelists will include:

  • Sloan Cargill, Assistant Director of Annual Giving, John Carroll University
  • Carrie Carpenter, President and Executive Director, Gordon Square Arts District
  • Noelle Celeste, Director of Advancement,  The City Club of Cleveland
  • Steven Lake, Vice President, Development & Community Affairs, NewBridge Cleveland

Space is very limited, so register today!




Intended Audience

All levels of experience
Fundraising & development staff
Grant writers
Individual grantseekers
Program directors and staff


Sloan D. Cargill Assistant Director of Annual Giving John Carroll University View Bio

Carrie Carpenter President and Executive Director Gordon Square Arts District View Bio

Noelle Celeste Director of Advancement The City Club of Cleveland View Bio

Anne-Marie E. Connors Vice President of Institutional Advancement Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging View Bio

David Holmes City Lead Foundation Center Midwest View Bio

Steven M. Lake Vice President of Development and Community Affairs NewBridge Cleveland Center for Arts & Technology View Bio