Global’s team in British Columbia strengthens with the dynamic and inspiring leadership of Nena Jocic-Andrejevic

Continuing a fall season of evolution and momentum at Global Philanthropic Canada, the Pacific team is pleased to announce Nena Jocic-Andrejevic has joined an established team dedicated to inspiring philanthropic organizations on the West Coast. Appointed Senior Consultant, Nena is a well-known community builder in the Canadian philanthropic sector and internationally. She is known as the founding member of the CAGP BC Interior Chapter and is fiercely dedicated to the education and training of the next generation of fundraisers.

“I am thrilled to join Global Philanthropic Canada,” says Nena from her home in Saint Ives, British Columbia. “It is my sincere pleasure to join a company with such an incredible pool of talent spanning coast to coast to coast dedicated to serving the charitable and non-profit community. I look forward to sharing my knowledge and abilities, and hopefully further enriching the company’s mission and vision: Elevating mission together.”

For thirty-five years, Nena has been initiating, building and rebuilding organizations of all sizes. Her expertise are particularly profound in faith-based projects, higher education and healthcare. Some organizations that benefitted from her dynamic leadership and vision include: Thompson Rivers University, University of Alberta and Edmonton SPCA. Numerous organizations have excelled using her planned giving programs such as the Winnifred Stewart Association, the Edmonton and Athabasca Anglican Dioceses, and capital campaign feasibility studies with such organizations as the Indo Canadian Women’s Association of Edmonton, and the town of Forestburg, Camrose, to name a few.

Nena’s primary passion has been fund development. She enjoys raising money for mission, cumulatively raising over $150 million. Her abilities range from integrating fund development programs in community organizations, advanced education, heritage and the arts, science and technology, health, social services, sports, recreation, international aid, and faith organizations.  She is also a certified Board Development Instructor, specializing in governance policies.

“Nena’s broad perspectives and expertise add greatly to what Global is able to add to charities in BC’s interior,” says Jeff Sodowsky, Vice President Pacific and Senior Consultant. “It’s wonderful to have this calibre of talent enhancing the team in the Pacific region!”

“I couldn’t be happier to welcome Nena to the Global family,” adds Guy Mallabone, CEO and President. “She’s a natural fit with her vast experience in the non-profit sector and expertise gleaned from years working with post-secondary educational institutions.”

Nena now offers a complimentary 30-minute session to assess the next steps to achieve success for your organization through Global’s Virtually GLOBAL™ platform.

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.