Anne Judge
Prospect Researcher

Anne helps her clients use research to reach the next level of fundraising success. Before starting Right Step Research, LLC, Anne spent five years with the Heritage Foundation, a pre-eminent think tank where she lead and professionalized the development team’s research and data analysis efforts. She started her career at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, rising up to the position of Deputy Director of Corporate Research.

Before her research training, she worked for two years at the Rome, Italy campus of the University of Dallas. Anne has been invited to be a speaker at several conferences for non-profits and research professionals. Anne has a Bachelor of Art degree in Economics from the University of Dallas.

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The Most Influential ‘Living Person’ in Philanthropy

Robert F. Hartsook Receives Honorary Doctorate of Business
Plymouth University, United Kingdom

Bob Hartsook was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Business Administration by Plymouth University in Plymouth, England. The University described Bob as: “arguably the most influential living person improving the philanthropic donor experience.” Such global affirmation appropriately recognizes Bob and uniquely distinguishes Hartsook as the world’s fundraising counsel.”

Plymouth University honors individuals who have achieved great distinction in their professional lives and who have made contributions to society at large. In recognizing Bob Hartsook’s impressive achievements, the University has highlighted his service to the field of philanthropy, his promotion of academic study and research and his personal commitment to growing philanthropy around the world. Go here to learn more and view videos from this event.

Pictured: Karin Cox, Hartsook Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Creative Officer; Julian Chaudhuri, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Education and Student Experience; Bob Hartsook; Adrian Sargeant, Professor of Fundraising at Plymouth University and the Director of the Hartsook Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy; Jen Shang, Philanthropic Psychologist and Director of Research at the University of Plymouth Hartsook Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy; Matthew J. Beem, Hartsook President and CEO.