Nick Kallergis

Director of Major Gifts

Region covered: Lower East Coast, South, and Florida Keys including: Aventura, Coral Gables, Cutler Bay, Dania Beach, Davie, Florida City, Fort Lauderdale, Hallandale Beach, Hialeah, Hollywood, Homestead, Islamorada, Kendall Lakes, Key Biscayne, Key West, Leisure City, Marathon, Miami, Miami Beach, Miami Gardens, Naranja, North Key Largo, North Miami Beach, Oakland Park, Opa Locka, Palmetto Bay, Pembroke Pines, Pompano Beach, Princeton, Richmond Heights, South Miami Heights, Sweetwater, Tamarac, Weston

Nick Kallergis is a Major Gifts Director based in Miami, Florida.  He is accomplished in the for-profit and non-profit sales and development areas, which includes 30 plus years of experience as an executive director, development director, major gifts officer, and consultant in the Miami market.  Nick has successfully built relationships with corporate executives, individual philanthropists, foundations, and professional advisors throughout South Florida.  He personally recruited several of these contacts for boards and event chairs.

Nick's most recent position was with the American Red Cross, South Florida Region where he served as the Regional Major Gifts Officer for seven years.  He was responsible for developing and managing a regional major gifts portfolio, creating individual and corporate fundraising campaigns, as well as developed, promoted, and managed Storm Prep Expo; a hurricane preparedness exposition at the Miami Beach Convention Center in partnership with Miami-Dade County’s Office of Emergency Management & Homeland Security, NOAA, and the National Hurricane Center.

In Nick’s position as Director, Major Gifts he will be a member of the Society’s Corporate Center Development Department, Major Gifts Business Unit – reporting to Dan McGinnis, Regional VP Region One.  He received his Bachelor of Business Administration-Marketing from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL and attended The George Washington University, Washington, DC and The Choate School, Wallingford, CT.

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