Jim Brandmeyer, MBA
Associate Consultant

Jim brings decades of successful fundraising experience to his role as a consultant. His tenure in healthcare and education give him insights into real-world challenges faced by nonprofits today. He knows how to help organizations take a long-term approach and, more importantly, how to help them realize their fundraising goals.

Jim graduated from the University Kansas with a B.S. in Journalism and received his MBA from Rockhurst University. He has coordinated a wide variety of fundraising activities for numerous agencies, from annual solicitations to major gifts and bequests, and has been actively involved in strategic planning, policy, and implementation.

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Hartsook President and CEO Receives Boy Scouts of America District Award of Merit

For over three decades, Hartsook has provided fundraising consultation tailored to meet the specific needs of BSA councils.

Hartsook President and CEO Dr. Matthew J. Beem recently received the District Award of Merit from Blue Elk District, Heart of America Council – the highest district honor awarded a Scouting volunteer.

Dr. Beem with wife, Kate Beem

Matt is an Eagle Scout, a member of the Tribe of Mic-O-Say, and an active volunteer with Boy Scouts of America. He has served as Chair for the Heart of America Council’s Blue Elk District and in many other council, district and unit leadership roles.

After decades of working with councils in the U.S. and overseas, Hartsook has developed unique strategies for the Boy Scouts of America that ensure continued annual fund success while building support for programmatic, expanded capital and endowment fundraising.

Our highly skilled fundraising professionals offer sound strategies based on the best experiential and quantitative philanthropic practices.

The Hartsook Team has a long tradition of supporting the Scouting program, and many of our team members have a personal connection with the organization. Go here to learn more.