Phyllis Freedman is President of SmartGiving, a consultancy providing planned giving marketing advice and counsel to organizations such as City of Hope, Ocean Conservancy and Human Rights Campaign.
Previously, Phyllis was Managing Director of Epsilon's nonprofit group. She also served as Associate Executive Director of Paralyzed Veterans of America and as Vice President, Marketing & Development for Special Olympics International.
Phyllis is on the Board of the National Capitol Gift Planning Council and Chaired Planned Giving Days 2013. She is a frequent speaker on the intersection of planned giving, stewardship and direct marketing. Phyllis is "The Planned Giving Blogger." You can read or sign up for her posts at www.plannedgivingblogger.net.