Nonprofit Management and Philanthropy
Rebecca Bryan serves on the faculty of the graduate programs in Nonprofit Management and Philanthropy as Faculty Practitioner. Ms. Bryan has worked in the field of organizational development, planning, fundraising, facilitation, and training for 21 years. She has a strong background in working with national and state organizations, start up non profits, social service agencies, libraries, churches, and schools.
Rebecca Bryan is the President of R. Bryan Associates located in West Hartford, CT, a full-service consulting firm providing business services through consulting, planning, and training. She dedicates her work to connecting the mission of organizations with the resources necessary to achieve the collective and individual goals of her clients. She is committed to honesty, integrity, respect, enthusiasm, resourcefulness, authenticity to the staff, clients, and volunteers, with whom she engages. Most importantly, she helps her clients to achieve success for themselves and their organizations.
Bryan holds the CFRE designation as well as professional membership in the Association of Fundraising Professionals, the Planned Giving Group of Connecticut, and Leadership Greater Hartford.
Bryan teaches board governance and volunteer management, fundraising principles and practices and relationships, communication, and philanthropy. She completed graduate studies in nonprofit management at Antioch University and received her baccalaureate from Gettysburg College.
Ms. Bryan is a member of the NMP Advisory board at Bay Path College. In her spare time, she participates in mountain climbing expeditions. Her most recent jaunt is to Mt. Kilimanjaro in August 2009. Bryan resides in West Hartford, CT. with her husband and two children.