Janeal Ford is a visionary whose ability to see a brighter future is matched by her action on ideas. Her gift for building consensus, and her empathy for the people whom nonprofits serve, imbue the way she teaches and inspires leaders to make a difference in their communities. After two decades of experience, she brings a wealth of knowledge in best-practice fundraising to her clients. Volunteers of America, Utah Food Bank, and Intermountain Healthcare have all benefited from Janeal’s energy, strengths, and passion. In 2014, Janeal founded Fordable Fundraising to help nonprofit leaders accelerate mission impact.
Janeal received a Bachelor of Science in Sociology and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Utah and is a Certified Fund-Raising Executive (CFRE). She is originally from Utah and has made San Diego her home for the past five years. She is currently an active member of Hera Hub, Women Give San Diego, and serves as an instructor for UCSD Extension’s Fundraising Certificate Program.