Penny Cowden, MPA, CFRE, FAHP

Managing Director
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Expertise
Maureen utilizes her 30 years of experience in grant strategy, writing, and management to help nonprofits of all sizes realize their fundraising goals through the inclusion of grant funding. She truly values her relationships with nonprofit partners and seeing them utilize grant funds to grow programs and capacity that help advance their mission.

Focus at Carter
Penny is known as a creative not-for-profit strategist with deep experience providing campaign services, coaching and communications.

What I enjoy most when working with a partner
It’s an honor and a privilege to help organizations achieve transformational philanthropy that empowers those they serve.

Our Team

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Our leadership team is made up of respected philanthropic experts and skilled business executives.

President & CEO

Chief Operating Officer

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Our support team ensures the best possible experience for our partners and consultants.

Operations Associate 

Partner Development Coordinator

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Our consultants offer years of experience with the expertise and talent needed to create effective strategies for engaging philanthropists in productive, rewarding ways.

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