Becky Burkett is an experienced non-profit professional with expertise in board and committee management, strategic planning, organization and leadership and development. She has extensive experience in all aspects of fundraising including major gifts, special events, planned giving, annual campaign and corporate giving and corporate sponsorship.
Becky has served as the National Chief Development Officer for two major organizations, the American Cancer Society and the Arthritis Foundation. She also served as the CDO for the Georgia Chapter of Make-A-Wish. Her experience includes working at the local community, state and national levels to direct and lead the organizations efforts in fundraising and other strategic initiatives approved by the board of directors.
In her roles, she is a sought-after facilitator of staff/volunteer training sessions, board specifics topics and consultant to CEO’s and senior staff. She is a national and international speaker on nonprofits, fundraising & development.
When Becky is not a work she and her husband love to travel and spend time at the lake or at the beach. She resides in the Atlanta, GA area.