Fundraising is the gentle art of teaching the joy of giving.

Anne is a key member of the Southern California division, leading numerous clients through vital campaign feasibility studies, planning, and management initiatives. She has also become deeply involved in CCS’s training, mentoring, and education programs serving the internal directing staff and clients and friends throughout the industry.

Anne has provided long-term campaign counsel to several clients, including the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, CA on its $55 million comprehensive campaign and the Ronald McDonald House Orange County on its $12 million Together capital campaign. She is most proud of her role in these partnerships and others in helping to secure cornerstone, seven-figure gifts and advance an organization’s vision through transformative philanthropy.

Anne has also conducted multiple feasibility and assessment studies for clients in the arts, healthcare, and education sectors.

Prior to her tenure with CCS, Anne spent six years working in nonprofit and political fundraising. She served as a consultant in both Los Angeles, CA and Washington, D.C. During that time, Anne worked on a wide variety of political campaigns, including local, state, congressional, and presidential, and has contributed to the electoral success of many current elected officials at all levels of government.  

select client partners

  • Ronald McDonald House – Orange County
  • Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
  • USA Water Polo
  • MLK Community Healthcare
  • The Pegasus School
  • Riverside Art Museum
  • Santa Ana College Foundation

Southern California

100 Spectrum Center Drive
Suite 1210
Irvine, CA 92618

(949) 954-5252


Featured Projects

MLK Community Healthcare

Western U.S.

MLK Community Healthcare (MLKCH) partnered with CCS Fundraising to conduct a multi-phase Leadership Awareness Study, which produced a roadmap for refining and advancing MLKCH’s philanthropic impact through project-based partnerships in service of its strategic vision.

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Making a Case for Private Philanthropy in Higher Education Amid Public Funding Increases

June 8, 2021

Read this article to learn more about how institutions can communicate the well-known value proposition of their mission to ensure a strong future long after public dollars are spent.