Founding Principal (Emeritus)
Laurel Kimball, Ph.D., has more than 30 years of experience in fundraising and constituent development and relations, having built a number of advancement programs from the ground up. As Associate Vice President for Individual Giving at Thunderbird School of Global Management, she led the team that increased overall alumni participation by 50 percent and quadrupled the number of $1,000+ annual donors. She served as Director of Development at Arizona State University College of Architecture and Environmental Design and built the award-winning ASU Parents Association. Laurel has significant international fundraising experience, particularly in the Asia Pacific region.
Volunteer Highlights (past & present): Arizona/Valley Forward, Arizona Science Center, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Shepherd of the Hills UCC Church, Arizona Reality Check, Arizona State University Council for Design Excellence, International Association of Public Participation, Scottsdale School Board, Arizona Vocational Education Task Force, Scottsdale Arts in Education Council, Arizona Humanities Council, Camelback Village Planning Committee, Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).