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    Farra Trompeter

    Part-Time Faculty, Management

    Farra Trompeter has more than 15 years of experience in communications and fundraising for nonprofit organizations. Farra is currently Vice President of Client Relationships + Strategy at Big Duck (www.bigducknyc.com). Trompeter’s expertise focuses on helping nonprofits use the Internet (social media, websites, email, etc.) to increase visibility and connect with donors, activists, and other stakeholders.

    Trompeter previously led the online engagement unit at Douglas Gould and Company and was a Senior Account Executive at Donordigital, one of the top consultancies that specialize in online marketing, fundraising, and advocacy for nonprofits, including American Lung Association, US Fund for UNICEF, and Girl Scouts of the USA. Before Donordigital, she managed online marketing efforts for several national public health education initiatives of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Trompeter has also coordinated the direct mail campaigns for the National Breast Cancer Coalition and the national telemarketing efforts for Planned Parenthood Federation of America.

    Trompeter actively serves on the board of the New York City Anti-Violence Project and is a frequent presenter at conferences and trainings organized by the Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN), Association for Fundraising Professionals, and the Support Center for Nonprofit Management. She holds an M.S. degree in nonprofit management from The New School.

    Recent Publications

    Click here to view Farra's presentations.
    Click here to view a video of Farra and Bonnie McEwan discussing personal branding in social media.