Farra Trompeter - Part-time Lecturer
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    Farra Trompeter

    Part-time Lecturer


    Farra Trompeter is Vice President at Big Duck, a communications firm that works exclusively with nonprofits to help organizations reach supporters, build awareness, and raise money. Farra has more than 20 years of experience in fundraising and communications for nonprofit organizations. Farra’s expertise focuses on helping nonprofits create multichannel campaigns and use social media to connect with donors, activists, and other members of their community. She also loves building people's skills and knowledge through coaching, workshops, webinars, and classes.


    Farra co-organizes 501TechNYC—a monthly meetup for New York City's nonprofit tech crowd and local members of the Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN) and is also an active participant on the Communications Committee for the New York City Anti-Violence Project, for whom she's been volunteering since 2004. Farra is a part-time faculty member at The New School for Public Engagement, where she teaches a class about online engagement strategy for nonprofits. She also holds an M.S. degree in nonprofit management from The New School.

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