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2019 State Conference Presentations

The Legal Basics of Foundations

Randall Hallett

Randall Hallett

Randall Hallett is currently the President of the Gobel Group, a Philadelphia based, 30 person firm and leader in healthcare philanthropy. The Gobel Group works almost exclusively in grateful patient fundraising. Prior, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center as the Chief Development Officer (CDO), MedCenter Sr. Executive, and Executive Director of Development, Randall was responsible for all aspects of fundraising including introduction of a major gift solicitations program through physician engagement, a concierge program, and a planned giving effort with led to a 600% increase during his tenure. He was also served for the $370 million dollar 11-month fundraising effort for Fred and Pamela Buffett Cancer Center. Prior to the MedCenter Randall was the CDO for two for private Catholic schools for six year stints in Kansas City, MO and St. Paul, MN. In his career, Randall has overseen all aspects of external relations including multi-million dollar annual giving programs, planned giving, marketing, special events, donor relations, admissions, public relations, alumni associations and capital campaigns. Randall has a bachelor’s degree in business/finance, an MBA, and a law degree taxation issues of estates and trusts.  He is a former board member of National School Foundations Association (NSFA) and helped to develop/found the Foundation Leader Training and Certification Program for the NSFA.