Outcomes Conference 2018

Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Hosted by CLA Advisory Council members: Christina Moore, Vice President, Client Services, Dickerson, Bakker & Associates and Michael Baker, Vice President of Strategic Services, Dunham+Company

Today’s Giving Trends, Approaches and Vital Relationships

If you lead a ministry development program, this Chief Development Officer forum is designed just for you. In this highly interactive forum, we will explore some of the most important trends and topics facing CDOs today. We will discuss navigating well the complementary roles and responsibilities of CDOs and CEOs for fundraising impact. We will explore new ways of giving and new strategies for engaging people God is motivating to give to your ministry. And we will examine generosity trends impacting Christian nonprofit organizations today


  • Build a strong CDO/CEO relationship in your organization in order to collaborate well for development impact,
  • Embrace innovative new methods, strategies and practices in the giving arena, and
  • Apply insights from studies and research on important generosity trends.

Come prepared to learn in a collaborative yet insightful learning environment from a diverse set of leaders.

Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge, Advanced (focuses on the development of in-depth topic/subject area knowledge, most appropriate for seasoned professionals), Prerequisite: 5+ years leadership experience or CCNL enrollment, Group Live. Session is worth 6 credits

Thought leaders presenting include:

Dr. David Alexander- Alexander Resource Strategies

Dr. David Alexander

Alexander Resource Strategies
Michael Baker- Dunham+Company

Michael Baker

Rick Dunham- Dunham+Company

Rick Dunham

Brent Hafele- Dickerson, Bakker & Associates

Brent Hafele

Dickerson, Bakker & Associates
Susie Lipps- Founder, AWIP Consulting

Susie Lipps

Founder, AWIP Consulting
Jim Loscheider- Samaritan's Purse

Jim Loscheider

Samaritan's Purse
Christina Moore- Dickerson, Bakker & Associates

Christina Moore

Dickerson, Bakker & Associates

*Forum Space Limited: Pre-Registration Required Online (This Forum is designed for an organization’s most senior development officer.)