Emily Cole

Emily has spent 15 years working in nonprofit development, raising funds to support a variety of nonprofit missions, from higher education to healthcare to the performing arts. Emily has helped client organizations raise millions of dollars through corporate, foundation, and government grant writing, individual giving campaigns, and special events. Other areas of expertise include case statement development, prospect research, donor stewardship, gift tracking systems and constituent databases. She has a passion for the visual and performing arts, is an independent artist and musician (, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Minnesota Sinfonia. Emily has a Bachelor of Arts in Government and International Affairs and Russian Studies from Augustana University and studied Graphic Design at the Art Institutes International—Minnesota.