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Kimberly O’Donnell

Professor, Nonprofit and Community Service Internship Seminar


Professor Kimberly O’Donnell teaches the Nonprofit and Community Service Internship Seminar for TFAS U.S. Programs in Washington, D.C.

O’Donnell is the chief marketing officer at WealthEngine where she oversees the company’s digital platforms, knowledge management, public relations, partner marketing and campaign strategy for the nonprofit, financial services and luxury markets. With over 15 years of nonprofit leadership, marketing and sales experience, she has advised clients on effective fundraising strategy, prospect research efficiency and social media engagement. O’Donnell is the driver of WealthEngine’s thought leadership initiatives, directing its popular webinar and event series, as well as managing and contributing to nearly all of WealthEngine’s publications – best practice reports, white papers, articles and case studies.

I’m passionate about the nonprofit sector and want to share that passion with my students because every ounce of dedication to the nonprofit sector equals a better community, a stronger world and a more
promising tomorrow.”

– Professor Kimberly O’Donnell

An enthusiastic speaker, O’Donnell regularly presents at national conferences, workshops and webinars. She has also appeared in several print and television stories, including People, The Washington Post, Bloomberg and local television.

In her free time, O’Donnell has served in leadership positions with several Washington, D.C. based nonprofits, most recently as president of the noard of Stop Child Abuse Now of Northern Virginia. She earned a bachelor’s degree from George Mason University and a master’s degree in business technology from Marymount University.