Ken Miller, CFRE
Ken began in the field of fundraising and development in 2010 after a long career in sales and marketing and was the Director of Development for Bean's Café/The Children's Lunchbox for almost four years before starting Denali FSP Fundraising Consultants.
While at Bean's Café he developed, implemented and led a team that increased fundraising over 90%. Emphasizing direct mail, annual giving campaigns, and online donations Ken was able to raise over $2,500,000 in individual donations alone in less than four years. He grew the number of donors from approximately 4,200 donors to over 9,000 donors in less than four years and more than doubled the amount of funds donated to the organization.
Ken founded Denali FSP Fundraising Consultants in 2014. It is a fundraising consulting firm that emphasis best practices sustainable development and works with nonprofits throughout the United States with an emphasis on Alaskan nonprofits. In its first 5 years we worked with over 95 nonprofits with revenue from under $50,000 to over $19,000,000. Denali FSP contracts with all types of nonprofits including education, arts & culture, social services and environmental causes.
Denali FSP Fundraising Consultants works to model and train nonprofits to achieve sustainable fundraising results from multi-channels and especially individual giving. The firm also does trainings and seminars to groups concerning fundraising and development on subjects such as direct mail, online fundraising and holiday (annual) campaigns among others.
Ken is the past-president elect of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Alaska Chapter and past president and founder of the Dartmouth Alumni Club of Alaska, past president of Anchorage Gateway Rotary, and Ken is also a past Dartmouth Alumni Councilor and is on the national committees for diversity and inclusion and finance for the Association of Fundraising Professionals Global.
In his free time Ken enjoys reading, lifting weights, biking and traveling.