Our Faculty

These nationally known experts will put decades of experience at your fingertips. No other program offers the same breadth and depth of hands-on planned giving experience.

  • Dr. Robert M. Bersi*, Chair of the Faculty, American Institute for Philanthropic Studies and Chancellor Emeritus, University of Nevada
  • Reynolds T. Cafferata, J.D., Rodriguez, Horii, Choi & Cafferata LLP
  • Steven Chidester, Esq., McKenna Long and Aldridge, L.L.P.
  • Jessica Dorman - Davis, Esq., J.D., Freeman, Freeman & Smiley, L.L.P., Irvine, California
  • Vincent J. Fraumeni*, Fundraising Consultant, Fraumeni & Associates
  • John Lansing, Esq., Elder Law Attorney
  • Charles J. McLucas, Jr., CPA, President, Charitable Trust Administrators, Inc.
  • James F. Normandin*, President, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center Foundation
  • Daniel E. Parr*, CLU, ChFC, Financial Planning Consultant
  • Jane Peebles, JD, Karlin & Peebles, LLP
  • Lynda L. Sands*, JD, Asset Sentry, ALC
  • Claudia Sangster, JD, Director of Philanthropy Services, Harris myCFO, Inc.
  • Jason Whiting, Senior Counsel, Freeman, Freeman and Smiley, L.L.P., Los Angeles
* Founding Faculty