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Andy Thompson

Regional Philanthropy Advisor; Northeast

Mr. Thompson brings over 25 years of comprehensive nonprofit and philanthropic experience to Excellence in Giving.

Throughout his career Mr. Thompson has held leadership positions in development offices at nonprofit organizations, independent schools, and colleges and universities including Brown University and Boston College.  He has specific expertise and experience working with high net worth individuals and their families, and maintains personal connections and long standing relationships with many former donors.

In addition to his development work, Andy spent five years at a nonprofit consulting firm working with clients from the healthcare, education, arts and culture, and human service sectors. As an entrepreneur, he also co-launched a social media technology company targeted at engaging donors and constituents.

Andy, a native of Massachusetts, earned his B.A. in English from Ohio Wesleyan University.  He lives in Dover, Massachusetts with his wife and three children.  He is an active volunteer for many local organizations and enjoys playing golf, skiing, and coaching his children in various youth sports.