RaiseMN
A GiveMN Initiative

About us

Meet the team

RaiseMN Team

As RaiseMN is an initiative of GiveMN to increase nonprofit fundraising capacity, the core team is comprised of GiveMN staff.

Leah E. Olm   Leah is our RaiseMN Fundraising Strategist and serves as our coach and curriculum lead for all RaiseMN engagements, including the Campaign Institute.

Leah E. Olm

Leah is our RaiseMN Fundraising Strategist and serves as our coach and curriculum lead for all RaiseMN engagements, including the Campaign Institute.

Dan Moore   Dan Moore is the Director of Operations and Donor Experience and has served as a coach for the RaiseMN Campaign Institute. Dan also assists with building RaiseMN programs and fundraising content for RaiseMN.

Dan Moore

Dan Moore is the Director of Operations and Donor Experience and has served as a coach for the RaiseMN Campaign Institute. Dan also assists with building RaiseMN programs and fundraising content for RaiseMN.

Andrea Kopfmann   Andrea is the Director of Campaigns and Partnerships for GiveMN and project manager for RaiseMN.

Andrea Kopfmann

Andrea is the Director of Campaigns and Partnerships for GiveMN and project manager for RaiseMN.

Tom Zimmerman   Tom Zimmerman is Director of Marketing and Communications at GiveMN and will be overseeing RaiseMN.org and leading RaiseMN’s marketing and communications efforts.

Tom Zimmerman

Tom Zimmerman is Director of Marketing and Communications at GiveMN and will be overseeing RaiseMN.org and leading RaiseMN’s marketing and communications efforts.

Jake Blumberg

Jake Blumberg is the Executive Director of GiveMN and oversees RaiseMN. Jake will also be working with the GiveMN Board, funders and other stakeholders to scale RaiseMN into the future.


GiveMN Board of Directors

Meghan McInerny - Chair
Clockwork

Mahtab Rezai - Vice Chair
Crux Collaborative

Dan Cramer
Grassroots Solutions

Jacqui Dorsey
Hvistendahl, Moersch, Dorsey & Hahn, P.A.

Steve Gasser
Vivid Image

John Larsen
Design 45

Darla Kashian
RBC Wealth Management

Chris Lambe
Strategic Development Consultant

Pedro Medina
Haystack

Jamie Millard
Pollen

David Nicholson
Headwaters Foundation for Justice

Melissa Pelland
University of St. Thomas

Jasmine Russell
Monicat Data