Meet the Instructor

Heidi Thomson-Daly

Principal, HT & CO. 

An accomplished fundraiser and nonprofit consultant, Heidi Thomson-Daly is dedicated to accelerating social change by doing what she loves most: helping great organizations and the leaders who run them maximize their potential for even greater impact and growth. Thomson-Daly is the principal of HT & CO, where she consults and trains nationally, specializing in campaign readiness and feasibility, comprehensive development assessments, major gifts fundraising and event optimization. She also serves as interim chief development officer and development director for organizations experiencing transitions in key leadership. She’s held interim positions for organizations including Childhaven, Boys and Girls Clubs of King County, New Beginnings and Year Up Puget Sound.

Before consulting, Thomson-Daly served as senior director of development and communications for Women's Funding Alliance, preceded by a decade spent leading and raising money for organizations throughout New England and New York City. She earned her M.Ed. in organizational management from Antioch New England University and holds a B.A. in women's studies from the University of New Hampshire. In 2008 she was honored by BusinessWest as one of their 40 Under Forty.