Strategy and Communication


Young has led or participated in the strategic planning and execution of four $100 million plus capital campaigns within higher education.

He has delivered keynote speeches and masterclasses in Major Gift Fundraising for the Institute of Fundraising Scotland and Fundraising Institute Australia. His skill as a public speaker has been recognised by both the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and Toastmasters International.

Young has authored many articles about fundraising, was a frequent contributor to CASE Currents, and has been cited by other authors for his expertise in major gift fundraising and strategic interaction with Boards of Directors.

Young’s services include:

  • Developing fundraising strategies and communication plans
  • Planning and leading board workshops
  • Hosting events and team away-days
  • Keynote speeches