At each of our non-lunch meetings, we invite an industry expert to share their insights with us.  Here is this year’s line up!

May 9th

Pam Betz

Topic:  Community Resource Development …Tips on Raising People & Money!

Pam Betz, President of Betz & Company, is a longtime Valley of the Sun resident with extensive experience as both a professional and volunteer leader.  She is certified in Nonprofit Organizational Management from Arizona State University and was a long time member of the adjunct faculty at the Lodestar Center for Nonprofit Management.  She served as a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Greater Arizona Chapter (AFP) Board and on the Workplace Volunteer Task Force of the Points of Light Foundation.  She was the Director of Fund Development & Marketing for the Volunteer Center of Maricopa County; the Corporate Director of Community Resources for St. Luke’s Health System; and, served on the Executive Committee of Scottsdale Leadership, as well as the President of the Central AZ Chapter of the Corporate Volunteer Council.  She served as past Chair of the Community Leadership Council of United Blood Services on which she still sits; has chaired various panels for the  Valley of the Sun United Way; and has been active in fundraising events for Habitat for Humanity Valley of the Sun, Maggie’s Place, Wastenot and Hospice of the Valley.

She is a frequent presenter at local and regional conferences and is a frequent contributor to national publications.