Geoff Burns, MBA
Prior to joining Hartsook, Geoff founded Burns & Associates, a consulting company specializing in nonprofit structure, operations and startups. He brings a long history of community service, religious philanthropy and environmental stewardship to the Hartsook team. Many of these skills were developed as Executive Director for Geneva Hills – a retreat center known for its stunning setting, educational programs and adult retreat.
At Geneva Hills, he honed his advocacy, managerial and fundraising expertise, which he now leverages for Hartsook clients. He also provides invaluable strategic insight into the fundraising process. Geoff has a BS in Environmental Science from Valparaiso University and an MBA from Salem International University. He is working on his Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Management with Capella University.