Make-A-Wish, Michigan State University, University of Alberta and the College of Chiropractors of Alberta: these are just a few of the organizations where Sheila Steger has had a lasting impact. A skilled leader with expert relationship-building skills, her colleagues describe her as an authentic, warm and engaged listener. These attributes make her an exciting asset to Global Philanthropic Canada’s team of versatile, dynamic and expert Senior Consultants.
Known for getting things done, Sheila has a knack for identifying areas of improvement and envisioning and implementing procedures to make life easier and more efficient for organizations and their teams. Her career has been diverse in scope: from a one-person fundraising shop in community services to teams of upwards of 200 in post-secondary, she is passionate about building strategic institutional capacity in people and programs that result in sustainable organizations that deliver fully and long-term on their mission.
“I’m thrilled to be joining the Global Philanthropic Canada team in advancing the nonprofit sector’s effectiveness and impact through philanthropy,” says Sheila about her new role. “It’s truly an honour to work with this caliber of fundraising experts in strengthening the capacity and sustainability of the nonprofits with whom we are privileged to work.”
Corrie Fortner, Vice President, Prairies with Global adds, “We are delighted to welcome Sheila to the Prairies and Territories Region at Global. Sheila has already wowed and impressed us with her ability to assess, organize and offer collaborative solutions. Sheila has a can-do attitude that is only exceeded by her diverse skills to provide strategic solutions. We are excited to see our clients excel with her support.”
“I’m extremely pleased to welcome Sheila to the Global team,” says Guy Mallabone, CEO and President of Global. “Her experience as a senior fund development and C-suite professional will provide significant benefit to our non-profit clients and their missions across Canada.”
Sheila holds a Master of Arts degree in Organizational Management from Spring Arbor University and a Chartered Director designation from Caribbean Governance Training Institute.
Global Philanthropic Canada is a full-service national fundraising consultancy of highly experienced practitioners. With more than 60 Senior Consultants and Associates Canada-wide, we deliver professional and accessible fundraising counsel to organizations of all sizes in a respectful and inclusive environment. We aim to support, teach, and propel you to meet and exceed your goals by elevating your mission together.