Jeanie Duncan, CFRE | ACC, is recognized as a guiding presence in transforming the way organizations think and operate to improve performance and achieve goals. Through a seasoned blend of strategic consultation, assessment, facilitation, and leadership coaching, Jeanie guides organizational transformation and increases people’s capacity to lead it.
Jeanie is President of Raven Consulting Group, a business she founded that focuses on organizational change and leadership development in the nonprofit sector. She is a senior consultant for Raffa, a national firm working with nonprofit clients to lead a comprehensive array of efforts including sustainability and succession planning, executive transition and search. Additionally, Jeanie is on the faculty for the Center for Creative Leadership, a top-ranked, global provider of executive leadership education.
Known for innovation and executive effectiveness, Jeanie uses the practical wisdom of 20 years in the nonprofit sector – as President and CEO of the United Arts Council of Greater Greensboro and previously for LifePath Hospice of Tampa, Elon Homes for Children, and the Music Academy of North Carolina.
Jeanie holds her BA in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, the CFRE designation from CFRE International, a Certificate in Non-Profit Management from Duke University, and her coaching certification from the Coaches Training Institute and the International Coach Federation.
Committed to professional excellence, she is a frequent speaker, trainer, facilitator, and author of numerous published articles related to nonprofit management and leadership. Additionally, Jeanie brings specialized expertise in a suite of individual and organizational assessments and simulations including: the Center for Creative Leadership’s suite of 360-degree feedback assessments, Influence Style Indicator, Decision Style Indicator, Change Style Indicator, Change Readiness Gauge, Change Navigator, Denison Culture Survey, 4MAT 4Business Learning Type Measure, Organization Workshop, and Paper Planes simulation.
Professionally active at the local, state, and national levels, Jeanie’s board service experience includes the Women’s Professional Forum, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Arts North Carolina, and Americans for the Arts.
With a lifetime focus on well being and creativity, Jeanie enjoys running, cycling, writing, travel, and anything associated with water – especially sailing. She and her family make their home in Greensboro, North Carolina.