Tracey has been a professional researcher for over 20 years and is the Past President of the Association of Professional Researchers in Advancement (APRA-Canada). She is a Researcher and Charitable Sector Consultant with her own company Tracey Church & Associates, Research + Consulting Services (www.traceychurchresearch.com). Tracey is proud to be the Co-Editor and Co-Author of APRA-Canada’s first book “Prospect Research in Canada: An Essential Guide for Researchers and Fundraisers” (published October 2016). Tracey recently joined the AFP International Research Council.
Tracey has worked with over 300 organizations in the fields of health care, education, social services, the arts, and the environment. Her work includes customized one-on-one or group training, custom research profiles, prospect identification, database screening, pipeline management, strategic planning, time and database management, and specialized research and survey projects.
Tracey is a part-time faculty member at Western University (London, Ontario) teaching the Prospect Research in Fundraising course in the Master of Library and Information Sciences program. She has her Masters in Library & Information Science and her Professional Certificate in Not-for-Profit Management from Western University. She is a regular and requested presenter for APRA, AFP, AHP, OLA and other conferences and loves to see her students and trainees succeed in the exciting field of prospect research.
Contact Tracey at 519.933.2277