BA, MPA, MBA, PhD (Dissertation on the Predictors of Alumni Donor Behaviour in Graduates of Traditional MBA and iMBA Programs.)
Jason brings more than 30 years of fundraising and engagement experience to clients in their quest to raise more money. Jason has extensive hands-on organisational programming, operational development, and fundraising expertise with a proven track record for increasing performance. Jason has coached major gift officers, lead advancement teams, and served campaigns ($10 million to $2 billion) at The Pennsylvania State University-Harrisburg, The University of Queensland, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, The University of New England, Murdoch University, Albright College, and Delaware Valley University. Jason has proven success in soliciting and closing major and leadership ($1 million plus) gifts in Australia, China (Hong Kong), Panama, Singapore, Sultanate of Oman, United Kingdom, and the United States.
In addition to Jason’s extensive higher education sector experience, he has served the American School of Muscat, the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Amnesty International Australia, Catholic Mission, Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne, St Mark’s College, Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art, the Calcutta House of Philadelphia, Just Say No to Drugs, and Mother Against Drunk Drivers.
Jason is a sought out speaker, speaking at Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Asia Pacific Conference, Singapore and Hong Kong; The Enterprising University, HELP University, Kuala Lumpur; Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, Brisbane; International Society for Third Sector Research, Istanbul; Academy of Management, Chicago; Association of Fundraising Professionals, Philadelphia; and CASE District Two Annual Conference, Philadelphia.
Jason has lectured on non-profit management, organisation communications, public policy and management at Delaware Valley University, Sultan Qaboos University, and The University of Queensland. Jason serves as the Executive Vice President and Secretary for the Thomas A Plein Foundation, a foundation supporting education and health care causes in the United States.
Jason’s Consulting Services:
– Transformational leadership and the philanthropic culture;
– Major and principal gifts programs—from development of to coaching of staff and volunteers;
– Strategic plan development with corresponding action plan;
– Fundraising campaign and elements that matter; and;
– Establishment, audit, or enhancement of fundraising and engagement operations.
What Clients Are Saying:
Dominique Jones, Philanthropy Manager, Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art
Sarah Hampel, Director of Development and Marketing, St Mark’s College
Nick Cartwright, Philanthropy Coordinator, The Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation
Chamira Gamage, Philanthropy Manager, Amnesty International
Latest posts by Dr Jason Ketter (see all)
- Strategy Versus Seat Warmer: Filling a Nonprofit Board Member Position - November 20, 2019
- Donor Appreciation: The Leadership Courtesy Call - September 3, 2019
- Giving USA 2019 Report: Giving trends in key findings - June 20, 2019