Christine Buccella Joins Craigmyle
We are happy to announce that Christine Buccella has joined the Craigmyle Consultant team. She has an impressive breadth of experience across the non-profit sector, including five Director-level fundraising positions and many years of experience as a self-employed fundraising consultant and project manager.
Christine started her career 25 years ago in the US office for the University of Oxford’s first major fundraising campaign. She has also worked as a Director at the University of Massachusetts (Boston) and the University of Auckland, as well as the Royal Society for Arts and the human rights organisation, Liberty. Her consultancy work has covered schools, charities, arts and heritage organisations.
Her particular areas of expertise are major gift fundraising and strategic planning, but she also has significant experience in charitable trusts fundraising, individual giving, statutory funding, membership programmes, legacies and corporate sponsorship. She has experience in training sessions for staff and volunteers, developing prospect pipelines, identifying, recruiting, and managing Board members, and recruiting and mentoring staff.
Currently based in North Essex, near Cambridge, Christine has experience of fundraising in a number of countries, including the US, UK, Europe and New Zealand. She is happy to travel to wherever her clients need her.
Christine says ‘Craigmyle is celebrating its 60-year anniversary in 2019 and I am thrilled to join a consultancy firm with such a long and impressive history. I am looking forward to working with and learning from my highly-skilled colleagues and using my experience to assist some exciting new clients.’