Barry Knapp Joins Southern Alberta Office

Global Philanthropic Canada welcomes the addition of Senior Consultant Barry Knapp to our Southern Alberta office.  Barry’s appointment is effective immediately.

“We are very fortunate to have Barry join the Global team,” said President & CEO Guy Mallabone. “Barry has established an excellent reputation as a senior relationship-focused fundraiser in Alberta, successfully raising money for high-profile and well-known organizations.  He has broad skills and deep expertise, particularly in capital campaigns and major giving. I look forward to all that he brings to the firm.”

Over 20 years, Barry has developed his fundraising expertise in a variety of sectors, including rural community development in Manitoba and healthcare and post-secondary education in Alberta. Most recently, Barry led the University of Lethbridge $100 million campaign team. His previous roles at STARS and Calgary Health Trust engaged him in high caliber capital campaign administration and dynamic volunteer leadership.

Barry was a founding director of the Southern Alberta AFP chapter and served the chapter’s executive over seven years. He earned his Bachelor of Recreation Studies at the University of Manitoba. He is based in Coaldale, Alberta.