PMA Welcomes Sarah Trexler to the LIFESPAN Team

December 2021

PMA is excited to welcome Sara Trexler to the LIFESPAN team as the new Chief Philanthropy Officer.  "We were proud to partner with LIFESPAN through our Search Advisory services to help them find a talented nonprofit leader like Sara," noted PMA President Patton McDowell.  She will support the important work at LIFESPAN as it empowers children and adults with disabilities by providing education, employment and enrichment opportunities to live, work, and play in their communities.

"I am thrilled that Sara is joining the LIFESPAN Stewardship Team; bringing her experience, innovation and passion to the role of Chief Philanthropy Officer," said Ken Fuquay, President & CEO at LIFESPAN. The CPO position will provide leadership and oversight of all fund development strategies and activities for the organization, including creating, planning and managing successful initiatives in areas such as major gifts, planned giving, grants, annual giving, and special events.

About PMA Nonprofit Leadership 

As a firm, PMA Nonprofit Leadership is constantly developing content and programs to help you in three distinct ways.  The first way is to help you be a thought leader in the nonprofit sector by producing weekly content through our podcast Your Path to Nonprofit Leadership. The second way is through individual coaching, training and our unique Mastermind Nonprofit Leadership program. The third way is to help your nonprofit organization through support of its strategic planning, board & staff development, and fundraising. Through our exclusive partnership with the Institute for Philanthropic Leadership, we also  guide aspiring nonprofit leaders thought the virtual New Development Professionals cohort training program, as well as the annual Leadership Gift School, now entering its 10th cohort season.  Let us know how we can help you! Join our community by signing up for our free resources here, and schedule a call if you'd like to learn more about ways we can help you on your journey to nonprofit leadership.