Sarah K. Nathan, Ph.D., is Associate Director of The Fund Raising School, the nationally renowned professional training program for fundraising practitioners. A true pracademic, she supports faculty and curriculum development while engaging in research about the fundraising profession. As an enthusiastic volunteer, she serves on the board of her local community foundation, co-leads a Girl Scout troop, and advises the library foundation on its forthcoming capital campaign. Dr. Nathan holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in Philanthropic Studies from the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at IUPUI.