Anne Derber

    Senior Consultant

    Anne Derber offers camps, YMCAs and other nonprofits counsel in fundraising, strategic management, board governance and more.


    Before joining DBD Group, Anne built a 34-year career in YMCA Camping. Board development, fund development, staff development, strategic planning, recruitment strategies, youth development and understanding the value of wilderness travel have been at the forefront of her work.


    The satisfaction of watching campers and young adults emerge into mindful, responsible and compassionate leaders has been a driving force behind her career. Serving others, integrity and building trust are key attributes in her work.


    Anne provides counsel for:

    • Capital campaigns and feasibility
    • Board and volunteer development
    • Strategic planning
    • Endowment and planned giving
    • Camp fundraising, including annual, capital and endowment


    Anne has served on the National YMCA Board of Directors and on the American Camp Association National Board.

    A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, Anne resides in Presque Isle, WI with her husband Brian.  She is a volunteer with several local organizations.

    Phone/Fax (toll-free):877.393.3904
    Phone (direct):715.892.1343

    Inspiration You Crave. Resources You Need.


    Join our Tribe! You'll benefit from fresh perspectives and priceless resources from the leaders at Donor By Design.