2020 CPGR Committees
The Programming Committee oversees the identification of trending topics and compelling speakers to provide a comprehensive slate of CPGR programs throughout the year. Programming Committee members also help identify appropriate event venues and formats, as well as assist as day-of hosts, to ensure participants receive a consistent and high-quality experience.
Senior Philanthropy Advisor
Rose Community Foundation
Director of Individual Giving and Talent
Bridges to Prosperity
The Symposium Committee coordinates and presents the Annual Summer Symposium, a two-day educational conference featuring local and national gift planning experts. This is a large committee that has a wide variety of tasks associated with event planning and on-site jobs the day of the Symposium.
Director of Communications
The Membership Committee encourages program guests to consider joining by presenting the many benefits of membership and by helping them to feel welcome. Once a member, retention is accomplished through orientation, communication, involvement with a committee of choice, and providing ongoing programs of interest.
Vice President of Philanthropic Services
Community Foundation Boulder County
The Marketing Committee develops communications efforts of CPGR among its membership and prospective members. Key initiatives include program announcements to target audiences, membership development, general website enhancement, and development of the Enewsletter.
John Austin Cheley Foundation
Gina G. Taranto
Director - Philanthropy
This is a newer committee for CPGR that was formed in 2012. Formerly called The Sponsorship Committee, this new committee’s responsibilities will include obtaining corporate and foundation sponsorships for CPGR programs, materials, and projects in addition to exploring & developing a plan for securing other revenue. The entire CPGR Board will be expected to support the activities of this newly formed committee.
The committee is responsible for fulfilling sponsor benefits and maintaining ongoing relationships with sponsors and prospects.
Executive Director of Gift Planning
University of Denver
Ph: (303) 871-4619
Wells Fargo Philanthropic Services
This committee is responsible for developing a slate on nominees for the board of directors. The committee seeks to provide candidate that would add balance, diversity, and expertise to the board. The President-elect serves as an ad hoc member of the committee. The immediate past President serves as chair and is responsible for recruiting the committee members.
Director of Advancement
Denver Jewish Day School