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Director of Gift Planning


The Director of Gift Planning actively supports Save the Redwoods League’s mission by securing future gifts for the protection and restoration of California’s redwood forests and for the improvement and maintenance of the parks and preserves that provide people with access to these wonders of the natural world. The Director develops and executes strategies for the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of planned giving prospects and donors. As an integral member of the League’s Major Gifts team, the Director plays a leadership role in contributing to the overall achievement of development team revenue goals. This individual is further responsible for supervising a Gift Planning Associate.

The successful candidate will have a personal passion for preserving and protecting the natural world with a belief in the mission, principles, and values of Save the Redwoods League’s approach to conservation; a proven track record in gift planning positions of increasing responsibility for program management; expertise regarding state and federal tax law, planned giving vehicles, and the legal considerations of charitable giving. This individual is energetic, focused, strategic, and proactive with a sense of humor, grace and warm professionalism.


Save the Redwoods League
Rona Kardener
San Francisco, CA